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A strange stirring : the Feminine Mystique and American women at the dawn of the 1960s / Stephanie Coontz.

A strange stirring : the Feminine Mystique and American women at the dawn of the 1960s

Coontz, Stephanie. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780465002009 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0465002005 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 222 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-208) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The unliberated 1960s -- Naming the problem: Friedan's message to American housewives -- After the first feminist wave: women from the 1920s through the 1940s -- The contradictions of womanhood in the 1950s -- "I thought I was crazy" -- The price of privilege: middle-class women and the feminine mystique -- African-American women, working-class women, and the feminine mystique -- Demystifying the Feminine mystique -- Women, men, marriage, and work tpday: is the feminine mystique dead?
Subject: Friedan, Betty. Feminine mystique.
Feminism > United States > History > 20th century.
Women > United States > Social conditions > 20th century.

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