Is there something special about the way women do philosophy?

The title of this article caught my attention in all the right and the wrong ways. Besides being well written and well documented article, the author points out the importance of women in philosophy.

Without any hesitation, I say women contributed a lot in all academic and intellectual fields. However, I didn’t know that philosophy was also, to many people, a gender dilemma. A philosopher is a philosopher no matter what their gender is.

To be talking about this gendered segregation in philosophy (and I thought philosophy was above this) shows that the world hasn’t mentally evolved since the middle age.

I invite you all to read this article because the author, had poured her soul into it.

The article is in the link below:

https://aeon.co/amp/essays/is-there-something-special-about-the-way-women-do-philosophy?__twitter_impression=true&s=09

CFP: Feminist Metaphilosophy (deadline: Mar. 31, 2021)

‘Metaphilosophy’ emerged in the late 1960s as a discipline aimed at investigating the nature of philosophy. General metaphilosophical topics include philosophy’s aims, missions, methods, and objects, as well as philosophy’s relation to other disciplines and society, broadly understood. Within contemporary debates, special attention has been given to the prescriptive dimension of metaphilosophy, which invites normative answers to […]

CFP: Feminist Metaphilosophy (deadline: Mar. 31, 2021)