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El tercer sexo - Lo que Platón me contó en su lecho de muerte - cover

El tercer sexo - Lo que Platón me contó en su lecho de muerte

Joumana Haddad

Translator Sara Cantú

Publisher: Vaso Roto Ediciones

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Summary

Una lucha feroz contra la camisa de fuerza impuesta a las mujeres por el patriarcado y las religiones
Valiente, lúcida y sincera, Joumana Haddad aborda en El tercer sexo su obra más ambiciosa: un ensayo en el que apuesta por deconstruir la sociedad actual, asentada en valores y medidas artificiales como el dinero, la raza o el género, para reconstruirla a partir de aquello que es inherente al ser humano y que nos hace auténticos: nuestra humanidad. "Es sólo nuestra humanidad, es decir, nuestro 'núcleo' lo que hace que la comparación (e incluso la discriminación, me atrevería a decir) entre nosotros sea aceptable, en lugar de adoptar nuestras 'cortezas' como base para la evaluación. Con mucho gusto aceptaría vivir en un mundo en donde dijéramos: 'Esta persona es más humana que esa persona', pero no en uno en donde decimos: 'Esta persona es más blanca que esa persona'".

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