The Dialectic Of Sex

Author: Shulamith Firestone
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1466833513
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"No one can understand how feminism has evolved without reading this radical, inflammatory second-wave landmark." —Naomi Wolf Originally published in 1970, when Shulamith Firestone was just twenty-five years old, and going on to become a ...

Further Adventures Of The Dialectic Of Sex

Author: M. Merck
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230109993
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In these eleven essays scholars from diverse disciplines address the argument, reception, and implications of The Dialectic of Sex and make a compelling, critical case for its contemporary salience.

Women On Women A Feminist Study

Author: Bhaskar A.Shukla
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
ISBN: 9788176257237
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Works The Dialectic of Sex: A Case for Feminist Revolution (Morrow, 1970,
Bantam, 1979, Farrar Straus Giroux, 2003. THE DIALECT OF SEX Few works of
feminist theory are more contentious and more important to a diverse feminist
dialogue than The Dialectic of Sex by Shulamith Firestone. A masterpiece of
second wave literature, The Dialectic of Sex challenges even the most committed
feminist to rethink everything she or he feels about the role of the two sexes in
American ...

Revolutionary Keywords For A New Left

Author: Ian Parker
Publisher: John Hunt Publishing
ISBN: 1785356437
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federici/] Firestone, S. (2015) The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for Feminist
Revolution. London: Verso. [Shulamith Firestone was one of the inspirations for a
'radical feminist' strand of 'second-wave' feminism; the first chapter of her book '
The Dialectic of Sex', which was originally published in 1970, is available here:
htm] Fisher, ...

The Gender Line

Author: Nancy Levit
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814752950
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In her 1970 classic, The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for Feminist Revolution,
Firestone wrote that “[t]he first demand for any alternative system must be. . . . The
freeing of women from the tyranny of their reproductive biology by every means
available.” She proposed the technological neutralization of the social impact of
sex differences through test-tube reproduction and communal child rearing.
While Firestone and others were making critical theoretical points about
institutions, the high ...

Conflicts In Feminism

Author: Marianne Hirsch
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135275254
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(1971), reprinted in Thomas B. Hess and Elizabeth C. Baker, eds. , Art and
Sexual Politics: Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists? (New York:
Macmillan, 1971), pp. 1-39. 44. Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of
Woman, ed. Carol H. Poston (New York: Norton, 1975), p. 35. 45. Ibid., pp. 5, 30.
46. Shulamith Firestone, The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for Feminist Revolution (
New York: William Morrow, 1970), strikes me as offering the best instance of this
mixture of ...

Feminism Utopia And Narrative

Author: Libby Falk Jones
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 9780870496363
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The Grand Marital Revolution 1 Two Feminist Utopias (1874, 1919) Carol Farley
Kessler About 1875, in an article on "Home Life," Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-
1902) noted, "We are in the midst of a social revolution, greater than any political
or religious ... Case for Feminist Revolution, Shulamith Firestone, changing the
word from "marriage" to "love," claimed the latter to be the "pivot of women's
oppression today," because it occurs in a context of sexual inequality (126, 130).

Beyond The Cyborg

Author: Margret Grebowicz
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231520735
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... Barbercheck, eds., Women, Science, and Technology: A Reader in Feminist
Science Studies, 239–53. New York: Routledge. ——. 2001b. The Paradox of
Feminist Primatology: The Goddess's Discipline? In Angela N. H. Creager,
Elizabeth Lunbeck, and Londa L. Schiebinger, eds., Feminism in Twentieth-
Century Science, Technology, and Medicine, 46–72. Chicago: University of
Chicago Press. Firestone, Shulamith. 1979. The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for
Feminist Revolution.