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Feminism Seduced: How Global Elites Use Women's Labor and Ideas to Exploit the World

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In a pioneering reinterpretation of the role of mainstream feminism, Eisenstein shows how the ruling elites of developed countries utilize women's labor and the ideas of women's liberation and empowerment to maintain their economic and political power, both at home and abroad. Her explorations range from the abolition of "welfare as we know it" and the ending of the family ...more
Paperback, 293 pages
Published January 30th 2010 by Paradigm Publishers (first published 2009)
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This one will just straight piss you off. But that's a good thing for 1/3 World feminists. Our name has been used very, very badly. And it well explains the suspicion of 2/3 World feminists of our work's usefulness to them. They have good historical reason to expect a Trojan horse, though it's not one we built.
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