Date of Submission
Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
© 2017 Klaudia Dziewulski
This paper explores whether Cartesian dualism prioritizes the masculine over the feminine. Feminist authors have argued that due to the prioritization of the mind over the body in Cartesian dualism and the association of the masculine with the mind and the association of the feminine with the body, the masculine is prioritized. This paper analyzes both this prioritization of the mind over the body and the association of the masculine with the mind and the feminine with the body.
Dziewulski, Klaudia, "Cartesian Dualism and the Feminist Challenge" (2018). CMC Senior Theses. 1760.
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