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Feminism Without Illusions: A Critique of Individualism

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In arguing that feminism has neither adequately acknowledged its ties to individualism nor squarely faced the extent to which many of its campaigns for social justice are based on the insistence of rights for the individual over good of the community, this study analyzes current political theory and its application to affirmative action, comparative worth and abortion righ ...more
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Published February 24th 1992 by University of North Carolina Press (first published April 1st 1991)
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Robert Holm
Feb 07, 2016 Robert Holm rated it did not like it
Recommends it for: people who need to be tortured
Shelves: non-fiction, feminism
Fox-Genovese claims to be a conservative (or she was one, rather, she died in 2007), but the vast majority of this book reads like it was written by some run-of-the-mill, rabid, hate-mongering, radical/militant, extreme-left, second-wave feminist. Not that an actual conservative viewpoint would have been much of an improvement, but compared to what is presented here, I think even someone like Phyllis Schlafly would have been preferable. Across the board it's the standard (white) male-bashing tri ...more
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