|Statement||by Ethel Snowden.|
|Contributions||Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner., National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||JK1881 .N357 sec. VII, no. 27|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||262 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||262|
|LC Control Number||94840080|
Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique, a book that helped reignite the Women's Movement in the United States, is celebrating its 55th year of publication in February Here's a list of books that have had a lasting impact on feminism and the Women's Movement. Nothing grinds my gears quite like the assertion that feminism isn't needed anymore, that the work is done, or that a movement pushing for equality has . “A searing indictment of the modern feminist movement’s failure to support marginalized women and to integrate issues of race, class and sexual orientation.” —USA Today “This book is an act of fierce love and advocacy, and it is urgently necessary.” —Samantha Irby, author of Meaty and We Are Never Meeting in Real Life/5(47). The Feminine Mystique, a landmark book by feminist Betty Friedan published in that described the pervasive dissatisfaction among women in mainstream American society in the post-World War II period. She coined the term feminine mystique to describe the societal assumption that women could find fulfillment through housework, marriage, sexual passivity, and child rearing alone.
other feminist scholars, she coedited pioneering books on women and the state (, ). Georgina W aylen is Reader in Politics at the U niversity of Shefﬁeld, UK. Best Feminist Books To Read, Womens History Month Book Recommendations • Entertainment • Feminism • The Latest. written by Elena Nicolaou. Courtesy of Knopf Doubleday Publishing : Elena Nicolaou. Moving on to a book focused on the women’s movement of the early 20th century, please tell us about The Grounding of Modern Feminism, published by Nancy Cott in Nancy Cott is one of the founding generation of women’s historians. The following is a list of feminist literature, listed by year of first publication, then within the year alphabetically by title (using the English title rather than the foreign language title if available/applicable). Books and magazines are in italics, all other types of literature are not and are in quotation marks.
In Hood Feminism feminist issues are defined very broadly, largely intersecting with class and race. Kendall presents a variety of issues in a well-organized, high level manner. This book would be a perfect introduction to social justice causes on gender and race in the United States/5. The feminist movement (also known as the women's movement, or simply feminism) refers to a series of political campaigns for reforms on issues such as reproductive rights, domestic violence, maternity leave, equal pay, women's suffrage, sexual harassment, and sexual violence, all of which fall under the label of feminism and the feminist movement. Feminism plays a large role in Women's Studies, developed in the s. Qualifiers: Written from the point of view of a female character. Largely states an opinion on the role and place of women in society Raises questions on the feminist movement Makes the reader aware of the importance and significance of the female body. The feminist movement (also known as the Women's Movement, Women's Liberation, or Women's Lib) refers to a series of campaigns for reforms on issues such as reproductive rights, domestic violence, maternity leave, equal pay, women's suffrage, sexual harassment and sexual violence.