The dialectic of sex: the case for feminist revolution

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Quill, 1970 - Social Science - 224 pages
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In the light of recent developments concerning the still-present gulf between the sexes, books by and about women and society have climbed to the top of the bestseller lists. Listed as one of the 20 most influential women's books of the last 20 years in a Publishers Weekly poll, this classic in feminist theory is now reissued in a new Quill edition. Illustrated.

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Review: The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for Feminist Revolution

User Review  - Megat Hanis - Goodreads

Firestone was truly one of a kind. In less than two hundred pages, she presented her case clearly : Biological inequality is the root of social division. It gave rise to sexual class and division of ... Read full review

Review: The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for Feminist Revolution

User Review  - Manu Schon - Goodreads

Great radical feminist analysis written in the 1970s. Must-read, although I don`t agree with everything. Shulamith was a great thinker without any doubt. Read full review

Contents

The Dialectic of Sex
ii
On American Feminism
23
The Misguided Feminism
46
Copyright

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About the author (1970)

Shulamith Firestone was a founder of the women’ s liberation movement and editor of "Notes," a journal of radical feminism. She lives in New York City.

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