Called to Civil Existence: Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of The Rights of Woman

by

Write The First Customer Review

Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), a continuation of her Vindication of the Rights of Men (1790), was the first feminist treatise to emerge within a broader context of liberationist human rights theory. Rights of Woman remains, however, relevant and instructive. The essays included here show that Wollstonecraft's legacy is still with us today as the balancing act between a society where sexual distinction translates into gender prejudice and a utopian order where sexual difference ceases to ...

Called to Civil Existence: Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of The Rights of Woman 2013, Editions Rodopi B.V., Leiden

ISBN-13: 9789042037892

Trade paperback

Select