An Introduction to Feminism (Cambridge Introductions to by Lorna Finlayson

By Lorna Finlayson

in addition to offering a transparent and important advent to the idea, this fresh review specializes in the perform of feminism with insurance of activities and activism, bringing the topic to lifestyles for rookies in addition to providing clean views for complicated scholars. reasons of the most strands to feminism, akin to liberalism, take a seat along an exploration of more than a few ways, comparable to radical, anarchist and Marxist feminism, and supply much-needed context opposed to which extra conventional ancient subject matters should be understood. The author's extensive and inclusive view conveys the variety and confrontation inside of feminism with available readability. The research of key phrases equips readers with a serious realizing of the vocabulary of feminist debates that would be helpful to undergraduate students.

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