Helen Elizabeth Longino, July 13th 1944-present

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  • Feminist epistemology and philosophy of science

    Feminist epistemology and philosophy of science
    Helen took on moral issue of Pornography and impact to society . https://www.britannica.com/topic/philosophical-feminism/Feminist-theories-of-agency#ref1049958
    "Amplifying this point, Helen Longino noted that “communities of knowers”—those recognized as experts in some field of inquiry—were remarkably homogeneous, not only with respect to sex but also with respect to race, ethnicity, and sexual orientation. Most such knowers, in other words, were white, Western, heterosexual men. "
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    Feminist social and political philosophy

    "Helen Longino received her PhD in Philosophy from The Johns Hopkins University in 1973. Her teaching and research interests are in philosophy of science, social epistemology, and feminist philosophy. (University of Chicago Press, 2013), Longino is the author of Science As Social Knowledge (Princeton University Press, 1990), The Fate of Knowledge (Princeton University Press, 2001)"