The Second Sex Vintage Feminism Short Edition

Written By Simone de Beauvoir
The Second Sex  Vintage Feminism Short Edition
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 05 March 2015
  • ISBN : 1473521912
  • Pages : 144 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 10 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Second Sex Vintage Feminism Short Edition written by Simone de Beauvoir which was release on 05 March 2015, this book published by Random House. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Vintage Feminism: classic feminist texts in short form WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY NATALIE HAYNES When this book was first published in 1949 it was to outrage and scandal. Never before had the case for female liberty been so forcefully and successfully argued. De Beauvoir’s belief that ‘One is not born, but rather becomes, woman’ switched on light bulbs in the heads of a generation of women and began a fight for greater equality and economic independence. These pages contain the key passages of the book that changed perceptions of women forever. TRANSLATED BY CONSTANCE BORDE AND SHEILA MALOVANY-CHEVALLIER ANNOTATED AND INTRODUCED BY MARTINE REID

The Second Sex Vintage Feminism Short Edition

The Second Sex  Vintage Feminism Short Edition
  • Author : Simone de Beauvoir
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2015-03-05
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : Vintage Feminism: classic feminist texts in short form WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY NATALIE HAYNES When this book was first published in 1949 it was to outrage and scandal. Never before had the case for female liberty been so forcefully and successfully argued. De Beauvoir’s belief that ‘One is not born, ...

The Second Sex

The Second Sex
  • Author : Simone de Beauvoir
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : TRANSLATED BY CONSTANCE BORDE AND SHEILA MALOVANY-CHEVALLIER ANNOTATED AND INTRODUCED BY MARTINE REID 'Everyone who cares about freedom and justice for women should read The Second Sex' Guardian Simone de Beauvoir famously wrote, 'One is not born, but rather becomes, woman'. In this groundbreaking work of feminism she examines the ...

The Second Sex

The Second Sex
  • Author : Rachele Dini
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : Simone de Beauvoir's 1949 book The Second Sex is a masterpiece of feminist criticism and philosophy. An incendiary take on the place of women in post-war French society, it helped define major trends in feminist thought for the rest of the 20th century, and its influence is still felt today. The ...

Beauvoir and The Second Sex

Beauvoir and The Second Sex
  • Author : Margaret A. Simons
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2001-02-07
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : In a compelling chronicle of her search to understand Beauvoir's philosophy in The Second Sex, Margaret A. Simons offers a unique perspective on Beauvoir's wide-ranging contribution to twentieth-century thought. She details the discovery of the origins of Beauvoir's existential philosophy in her hand-written diary from 1927; uncovers evidence of the sexist ...

Study Guide to The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir

Study Guide to The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir
  • Author : Intelligent Education
  • Publisher : Influence Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-02-15
  • Total pages : 130
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for Simone de Beauvoir’s The Second Sex, the book that arguably stands as the stepping stone for all other feminists' work. As a work of post-WWII, The Second Sex stirred up controversary as women in France and America ...

The Second Sex

The Second Sex
  • Author : Simone de Beauvoir
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 762
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : Newly translated and unabridged in English for the first time, Simone de Beauvoir's masterwork is a powerful analysis of the Western notion of "woman," and a groundbreaking exploration of inequality and otherness. This long-awaited new edition reinstates significant portions of the original French text that were cut in the first ...

Understanding The Second Sex

Understanding  The Second Sex
  • Author : Donald L. Hatcher
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 281
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : While all who are interested in the philosophical issues surrounding feminism should read Simone de Beauvoir's seminal work The Second Sex, many who begin the long journey do not understand the philo- sophical traditions from which her analyses and arguments grow. This makes understanding and appreciating the cogency of her ...

Nature of the Second Sex

Nature of the Second Sex
  • Author : Simone de Beauvoir
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1968
  • Total pages : 287
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Simone de Beauvoir s The Second Sex

Simone de Beauvoir s The Second Sex
  • Author : Ruth Evans
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : Hailed by some feminists as the single most important theoretical work of this century, but ignored or reviled by others, Simone de Beauvoir's The second sex (1949) occupies an anomalous and even uneasy place in the feminist 'canon'. Yet it has had an undeniable impact not only on the development of ...

The Church and the Second Sex

The Church and the Second Sex
  • Author : Mary Daly
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : Argues that the Catholic church suppresses women, examines the Scriptures and church history, and discusses the theological roots of the problem...

The Sage and the Second Sex

The Sage and the Second Sex
  • Author : Chenyang Li
  • Publisher : Open Court Publishing
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : This volume offers new insights into the role of women in ancient China, their important contributions to society, and their pursuit of personal growth and fulfillment. The position that Confucianism may actually foster gender equity is particularly interesting in discussions of whether the Confucian worldview is degrading or repressive toward ...

The Second Sex

The Second Sex
  • Author : Michael Robbins
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-09-30
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : A second collection from a poet of “sheer joy and dizzy command” (The New York Times) Upon its publication in 2012, Alien vs. Predator, the debut collection by Michael Robbins, became one of the hottest and most celebrated works of poetry in the country, winning acclaim for its startling freshness and ...

A new dawn for the second sex

A new dawn for the second sex
  • Author : Karen Vintges
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-11
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : To what extent is Simone de Beauvoir's study The Second Sex still relevant? From her work it emerges that patriarchy is a many-headed monster. Over the past decades, various heads of this monster have been slayed: important breakthroughs have been achieved by and for women in law, politics, and economics. ...

The Neither nor of the Second Sex

The Neither nor of the Second Sex
  • Author : Céline León
  • Publisher : Mercer University Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 285
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : This is a comprehensive and critical account of Kierkegaard's thoughts on women, sexual difference, and men-women relations. Although Kierkegaad provided many a puzzle for his biographers, one would be wrong to assume he invariably lied when he claimed to be telling the truth. Tying Kierkegaad's baffling misogyny, and ultimately his ...

After The Second Sex

After The Second Sex
  • Author : Alice Schwarzer,Simone de Beauvoir
  • Publisher : Pantheon
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 120
  • ISBN : 1473521912
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Summary : Interviews clarify de Beauvoir's opinions on feminism, the condition of women, her relationship with Sartre, politics, maternity, and love...