The Feminist Papers: From Adams to de Beauvoir

The Feminist Papers From Adams to de Beauvoir Here are as Alice Rossi claims in her well written preface the essential works of feminism published over a period of years Her introductions to each section are informative and written with no

  • Title: The Feminist Papers: From Adams to de Beauvoir
  • Author: Alice S. Rossi
  • ISBN: 9781555530280
  • Page: 345
  • Format: Paperback
  • Here are, as Alice Rossi claims in her well written preface, the essential works of feminism, published over a period of 200 years Her introductions to each section are informative and written with nonpolemical grace Doris Grumbach, New Republic

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    One Reply to “The Feminist Papers: From Adams to de Beauvoir”

    1. A collection of Western feminist thought from its 18th century origins up until the 20th century featuring original work from these thinkers plus lengthy biographical introductions. This will serve as a solid introduction to feminist thought for anyone interested. I'd be interested in seeing it expanded to include more non-western thinkers and also maybe updated to include more midcentury and even twenty-first century stuff. Even so: the work here presented forms the basis of historical feminism [...]

    2. A collection of essays and excerpts regarding the fight for women's rights, beginning with Abigail Adams' letters to her husband John. Rossi has done extensive research on the history of the movement and the leaders involved, and the essays she wrote to introduce the chapters and authors were more interesting to read than the essays themselves. Reading today a thirty-year-old book on this subject also revealed some interesting insights regarding what was only hoped for then, as compared to what [...]

    3. An interesting summary of the history of feminism shown through excerpts of original texts. I was able to add a few more books to my to-read list. Reading this took forever, partly because I kept losing it, partly because I'd get distracted, but I'm glad I stuck with it.

    4. I doubt I'll ever "finish" reading this book, much as I didn't read it traditionally, cover to cover, but visited various pieces here and there.

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