Sara Heinamaa
Toward A Phenomenology of Sexual Difference: Husserl, Merleau-Ponty, Beauvoir
Lanham, MD: Rowman & LIttlefield, 2003
Reviewed by Gail Weiss, 2006

Hypatia 21.3 (2006): 194-198
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Gail Weiss is chair of the Department of Philosophy and a professor of philosophy and human sciences at the George Washington University.  She is the author of Refiguring the Ordinary (2008) and Body Images: Embodiment as Intercorporeality (1999), editor of Intertwinings: Interdisciplinary Encounters with Merleau-Ponty (2008), and co-editor of Feminist Interpretations of Maurice Merleau-Ponty (2006), Thinking the Limits of the Body (2003), and Perspectives on Embodiment: The Intersections of Nature and Culture (1999). She has published numerous journal articles and book chapters on philosophical and feminist issues related to human embodiment. (