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Feminism, Political Economy & the State

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Published by Canadian Scholars Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Political economy,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Cultural Region/Canadian,
  • Political Science/Government - International,
  • Political Science/Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Sex & Gender/Feminine,
  • Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Social Science/Women"s Studies - General,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPat Armstrong (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages373
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8551751M
    ISBN 101551301482
    ISBN 109781551301488

    Feminism refers to the belief that women and men should have equal opportunities in economic, political, and social life, while sexism refers to a belief in traditional gender role stereotypes and in the inherent inequality between men and women. Sexist beliefs have declined in the United States . This special issue of Monthly Review honors the fiftieth anniversary this month of Margaret Benston’s landmark “The Political Economy of Women’s Liberation.” The essay sparked a revolution in Marxian thought, the full implications of which are only now being perceived in . “Feminism is a political, cultural, or economic movement aimed at establishing equal rights and legal protection for women (“History and Theory of Feminism”).” But, people in this day and age are more interested in equal rights for all genders, not just for women.


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