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Reasonable Creatures: Essays on Women and Feminism

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She writes about sex, children's books, the media, breast implants, the mind of an antiabortionist. She invokes Moby Dick and Gilligan's Island, Lorena Bobbitt and Lysistrata ("the original woman's strike-for-peace-nik"). For more than a decade, in her wonderfully provocative, wittily astute, graceful and gutsy pieces in The Nation, The New Yorker and The New York Times, she has taken the strongest positions on the thorniest moral issues and the most controversial events, from date rape to surrogate motherhood, to violence against women, to the Anita Hill hearings, to fetal rights and mothers' "wrongs."

The best of her pieces are gathered here.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394570600
Subtitle:
(essays on women and feminism )
Wilson, Victoria:
Pollitt, Katha
Publisher:
A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Social conditions
Subject:
Feminism
Subject:
Social problems
Subject:
Feminist ethics
Subject:
United States Social conditions 1980-
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
1994
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiv, 186 p.
Dimensions:
8.68x5.96x.88 in. .93 lbs.

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