Experience and its Modes: A Method of Analysis for Conservative Feminists

Feminism and conservatism are not two spheres of thought that are seen as complimentary to each other. It is not without good reason. Recognition of, and opposition to, the structure of patriarchy is essential to the typical mode of analysis found in modern feminist thought. There are, of course, many methods of feminist analysis. Viewing the power dynamics between the patriarchy and women as a class is by far one of the most popular in modern western society. By the nature of conservatives wishing to conserve traditions…