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User Review  - heradas - LibraryThing

Written in 1861 and first published in 1869, though an arduous read, this was way ahead of it’s time. Although incredibly forward thinking, it is still a product of the 19th century, and it shows ... Read full review

Review: The Subjection of Women

User Review  - Lynn Joshua - Goodreads

Very impressive logic, excellent writing style, good insights. Mill was an early feminist in the sense that he argued that society should allow women equal rights under the law, including the right to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jackson Cyril - Goodreads

There is little in this work that is new, but it is a testament to the pervasive influence of this work-- and many others similar to it-- that the revolutionary ideas expressed herein are taken to be common knowledge nowadays. Read full review

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User Review  - Elisabeth Sepulveda - Goodreads

Necessary book for that time period, but when read in context of Mill's "Principles of Political Economy", his perspective on women entering the workplace is not truly intended as an absolute shift ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jiř Janda - Goodreads

An excellent book - worth reading just like the other Mill's treatises Read full review

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User Review  - Haythem Bastawy - Goodreads

It's a great landmark in the quest for women's rights. It is one of the first European books to tackle the subject in such a direct manner. I know from Mill's autobiography that Mill was not alone in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mikaela Shaw - Goodreads

A struggle at points because I am new to philosophy, but many valid points. Speciality avoids sexuality - likely due to Victorian era. Read full review

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User Review  - Edwin Whiting - Goodreads

Republicans really aught read this. And take the lessons to heart. Read full review

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User Review  - Jesse - Goodreads

The title, "On the Subjection of Women", doesn't really leave you wondering what this book is about. John Stuart Mill is writing in 1869, notably just after the American Civil War, about the rights ... Read full review

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User Review  - Junwan - Goodreads

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