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Publisher Comments:

Landmark, groundbreaking, classic—these adjectives barely describe the earthshaking and long-lasting effects of Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique. This is the book that defined "the problem that has no name," that launched the Second Wave of the feminist movement, and has been awakening women and men with its insights into social relations, which still remain fresh, ever since. A national bestseller, with over 1 million copies sold.

Synopsis:

The book that changed the consciousness of a country'"and the world.

Synopsis:

Released for the first time in paperback, this landmark social and political volume on feminism is credited with being responsible for raising awareness, liberating both sexes, and triggering major advances in the feminist movement. Reprint.

About the Author

Betty Friedanfounded NOW in 1966 and is the author of many books, including The Fountain of Ageand Life So Far. She lives in Washington, DC.

Table of Contents

Metamorphosis: two generations later — The problem that has no name — The happy housewife heroine — The crisis in woman's identity — The passionate journey — The sexual solipsism of Sigmund Freud — The functional freeze, the feminine protest, and Margaret Mead — The sex-directed educators — The mistaken choice — The sexual sell — Housewifery expands to fill the time available — The sex-seekers — Progressive dehumanization: the comfortable concentration camp — The forfeited self — A new life plan for women.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393339321
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Introduction:
Quindlen, Anna
Author:
Betty Friedan
Author:
Quindlen, Anna
Author:
Friedan, Betty
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Feminism
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Women -- Psychology.
Subject:
Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Subject:
Audio Books-Feminist Studies
Subject:
Feminist Studies-General
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Social Science : Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Social Science : Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Social Science : Gender Studies
Publication Date:
March 2010
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
592

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Womens Studies
History and Social Science » Sociology » General

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"Synopsis" by , Released for the first time in paperback, this landmark social and political volume on feminism is credited with being responsible for raising awareness, liberating both sexes, and triggering major advances in the feminist movement. Reprint.
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