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The Birth of Feminism

Woman as Intellect in Renaissance Italy and England

The Birth of Feminism( )
Author: Ross, Sarah Gwyneth
Publication Date:Oct 2009
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $152.00
Book Description:

Ross demonstrates how the expanding ranks of learned women in the Renaissance era presented the first significant challenge to the traditional definition of "woman" in the West. The Birth of Feminism demonstrates that because of their education, these women laid the foundation for the emancipation of womankind.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory
Literary Criticism / Women Authors
Social Science / Women's Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.2 x 24.2 x 3.279 cm
Book Weight:0.76 Kilograms

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