shopping cart
nothing in cart
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
about us
upcoming events
May 19th - Using mindfulness and compassion to support grieving children and families [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
May 20th - Shame, Pride, and Relational Trauma: Concepts and Psychotherapy [Mind Beyond Institute]
May 24th - Temperament: Moving from disconnection to goodness of fit in critical relationships [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
May 26th - Dancing in the darkness: Creative approaches to working with grieving children and youth [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
May 27th - Productive Emotional Processing in Psychotherapy: Targeted Interventions to Facilitate Emotional Change [Centre for Psychology and Emotional Health]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Now open for browsing 12-6 Mon-Sat and 12-5 Sunday for three people at a time. Pickups still from 9 to 6, Monday to Saturday. Free shipping across Canada for orders over $100. Please read our Covid-19 statement here.
Join our mailing list! Click here to sign up.
Je, Tu, Nous : Towards a Culture of Difference
Luce Irigaray
Routledge / Softcover / 1992-11-01 / 0415905826
Women's Issues
reg price: $84.95 our price: $ 76.46 (may be subject to change)
136 pages
Not in Stock, usually ships in 7-10 business days

In "Je, Tu, Nous" Luce Irigaray offers an introduction to her own work. This series of short essays on language, power, women, gender and patriarchal mythologies, lays out what for her has become the central problem for women in the modern world. In these brief and direct pieces, Irigaray considers women's experience of motherhood, age, and the beauty system; the treatment of AIDS in society; cultural ideas of love; the way "social" change depends upon "linguistic change"; why only mothers can educate daughters, and how women need to find their own subjectivity. Only in that recovery will women create a female identity and discover the cultural means to live in accordance with "their" needs, "their" desires, "their" rights and obligations. Only when there is a separate, female "I" will any woman be able to join to another, different "you" to create a plural "we".


1. The Neglect of Female Genealogies. 2 Civil and Religious Myths. 3 Women's Discourse and Men's Discourse. 4 On the Maternal Order. 5 The Culture of Difference. 6 Writing as a Woman. 7 "I won't get AIDS". 8 Linguistic Sexes and Genders. 9 The Right to Life. 10 Why define Sexed Tights?. 11 "More Women than Men". 12 Your Health - what, or who, is it?. 13 How can we create our Beauty?. 14 How old are you?. 15 The Cost of Words. 16 So: When are we to become women?

Caversham Booksellers
98 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6 Canada
(click for map and directions)
All prices in $cdn
Copyright 2020

Phone toll-free (800) 361-6120
Tel (416) 944-0962 | Fax (416) 944-0963
E-mail [email protected]
Hours: 9-6 Mon-Sat / Closed Sunday (EST)

Click here to read previous issues.
Irigaray, Luce
other lists
Taylor and Francis
Thinking Gender series - Routledge
Women's Issues