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The Reign of Terror, Women’s Issues, and Feminist Politics

Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi

in Foucault in Iran: Islamic Revolution After the Enlightenment

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780816699483
eISBN:
9781452955254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816699483.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter describes the perils of a universalist approach to the revolutionary movement by examining the postrevolutionary gender politics. It offers a detailed narrative of the controversy over ... More


Introduction: Women’s Movements and Womanhood

Mina Roces

in Women's Movements and the Filipina: 1986-2008

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834999
eISBN:
9780824871581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834999.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This introductory chapter presents an overview and historiography of women's movements and discourses on womanhood in the Philippines. It examines the roots of feminism in the Philippines with the ... More


Early feminism: Mary Astell (1668–1731), Sophia and Mary Wollstonecraft (1759–97)

Vic George

in Major thinkers in welfare: Contemporary issues in historical perspective

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847427069
eISBN:
9781447302728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427069.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter looks at the views of Mary Astell and Sophia, before focusing on the work of Mary Wollstonecraft. Mary Astell is known for her work on the impoverished living conditions of working-class ... More


“Shakespeare’s Sister”: Woolf in the World Before A Room of One’s Own

Susan Stanford Friedman

in Virginia Woolf: Writing the World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780990895800
eISBN:
9781781382400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780990895800.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This essay suggests a way of reading Virginia Woolf’s iconic tropes that sees their iconic nature and functioning not as a point of origin but rather as part of a wider, even potentially world-wide ... More


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