[PDF / Epub] ✑ Introducing Feminism ☄ Susan Alice Watkins – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk

Introducing Feminism Cuts Through The Myths Surrounding The Subject And Provides An Incisive Account Of The Women S Movement From Its Surprisingly Recent Birth In The French Revolution To The Worldwide Explosion Of Women S Liberation In The 1970s And The Conservative Backlash Of The Reagan And Thatcher Years Of The 1980s.


10 thoughts on “Introducing Feminism

  1. says:

    First released in 1992, this book could use a bit of updating I will not make the idiotic claim that things are so much better now, but some few rays of light have penetrated this dismal darkness To borrow from those fighting against racism, The struggle continues This book is still extremely valuable as as the title tells us an introduction to the concept an astonishing concept, to some males the women are people, and that the ridiculous ways by which men have tried to subjugate t First released in 1992, this book could use a bit of updating I will not make the idiotic claim that things are so much better now, but some few rays of light have penetrated this dismal darkness To borrow from those fighting against racism, The struggle continues This book is still extremely valuable as as the title tells us an introduction to the concept an astonishing concept, to some males the women are people, and that the ridiculous ways by which men have tried to subjugate them continue today Guys, read this book before you say that women have come a long way which they have and it s not a problem any wrong answer Is it a spoiler for me to tell you that, by the end of the book, you ll realize that there s s...


  2. says:

    Well, it did what it said on the tin, and introduced feminism So things were missed out, nothing was explored in detail which was frustrating at times for me when something got interesting but for an overview book you can t ask for a lotAlthough I was surprised by some of the things that were missed out They mentioned the Pankhursts, but didn t mention the horse incident Marie Stopes doesn t get a mention at all.It was published in 1994 but some of it felt properly out of date Ok, 1 Well, it did what it said on the tin, and introduced feminism So things were missed out, nothing was explored...


  3. says:

    Good basic introduction to feminism Tries to cover everything but of course that means that it only gives very brief details, however this makes it a good starting point from which to research further information about the bits that really interest you The book only goes up to 199...


  4. says:

    Made me aware of some important women I d previously never heard of, and gave enough information about what they accomplished Overall I found it a little simplistic and light Would have likedhard facts Felt very dated at times and ran a bit close to preachy propaganda Some really outlandish...


  5. says:

    Underground Railroadp.30 Other black women risked their lives on the Underground Railroad, an undercover escape route to the North from the Southern slave states Harriet Tubman 1823 1913 was a slave born in Maryland She was a tough, adventurous little girl Harriet ran away with her brothers when she was 25 Harriet became one of the most famous conductors on the Railroad Bringing over 300 slaves to freedom through unimaginable risks Most of the runaways were young men, but Harriet b Underground Railroadp.30 Other black women risked their lives on the Underground Railroad, an undercover escape route to the North from the Southern slave states Harriet Tubman 1823 1913 was a slave born in Maryland She was a tough, adventurous little girl Harriet ran away with her brothers when she was 25 Harriet became one of the most famous conductors on the Railroad Bringing over 300 slaves to freedom through unimaginable risks Most of the runaways were young men, but Harriet brought out women with babies and little children too Historical Materialism and the Women s Causep.82 Since Wollstonecraft s time fem...


  6. says:

    Introducing Feminism provides a concise guide to the history and development of feminism, as well as an introduction to some key women s issues including body image, pornography and rape I absolutely adore the format of this series Exploring complex, theoretical topics through non fiction comic books This unique narrative and presentation, mixing words and images, offers the reader a new and captivating non fiction experience Importantly, Introducing Feminism recognises intersectional femini Introducing Feminism provides a concise guide to the history and development of feminism, as well as an introduction to some key women s issues including body image, pornography and rape I absolutely adore the format of this series Exploring complex, theore...


  7. says:

    I got this years and years ago and just stopped reading in the middle because it wasn t working terribly well for me But I left my bookmark in it, and I finally decided that I wanted it back So I finished the book It s fine as far as these things go, but I felt like the partially graphic format didn t work very well for me I didn t feel like the art added anything And as far as being a history, it just felt disjointed I know it s a very broad overview, but maybe too broad for me I don t k I got this years and years ago and just stopped reading in the middle because it wasn t working terribly well for me But I left my bookmark in it, and I finally decided that I wanted it back So ...


  8. says:

    An accessible primer to the history and idea Heavier on the history side of things, especially the right to vote, but they are all stories important to the movement and a reader already deep in the theory might benefit from knowingof the roots and origins behind an idea Very much a narrative of multi generational effort and a culture history of gender, from Mary Wollstonecraft to Margaret Thatcher The coverage is mostly on the British and the American but it includes sketches of the mov An accessible primer to the history and idea Heavier on the history side of things, especially the right to vote, but they are all stories important to the movement and a reader already deep in the theory might benefit from knowingof the roots and origins behind an idea Very much a narrative of multi generational effort and a culture history of gender, from Mary Wollstonecraft to Margaret Thatcher The coverage is mostly on the Br...


  9. says:

    Buku pengantar yang umayan bagus lah untuk pemula seperti saya untuk memahami feminisme Dalam buku ini dipaparkan secara singkat , padat, jelas mengenai perkembangan feminisme dari masa ke masa Namun buku ini berfokus pda feminisme di 3 negara Inggris, Prancis dan ...


  10. says:

    When I read this book at 15 it pumped me the fuck up and I called myself a feminist from there on until I was like 20 or whatever 10 years later, rereading it with fresh eyes and a grown brain I actually feel like it is kinda biased.