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Essays on Sex Equality

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This volume brings together for the first time all the writings of John Stuart Mill & Harriet Taylor Mill on equality between the sexes, including John Stuart Mill's The Subjection of Women, a classic in the history of the women's rights movement since its publication 100 years ago. Also contained in this volume is a major interpretative essay by Alice S. Rossi on Mill ...more
Paperback, 252 pages
Published December 15th 1970 by University of Chicago Press (IL)
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Eni Gajanova
Sep 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Kao neko ko se bavi izučavanjem istorije osvajanja prava žena u Ugarskoj u 19.veku smatram da je ova knjiga lektira koju morate bar jednom pročitati. Naročito Potčinjenost žena jer je to delo Dž.S. Mila bilo uzor političarima i aktivistima koji se borili za prava žena u Ugarskoj. Ova zbirka eseja je važna i danas jer su na žalost neka pitanja i dalje aktuelna. Od pravne nezaštićenosti žena od nasilja u braku do predrasuda koje vladaju nad ženama koje su na primer neudate... Sjajno istorijisko de ...more
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Mar 26, 2009 rated it really liked it
An amazingly fresh set of essays in spite of the 140+ years elapsed after they were first penned. Given that some of the inequality arguments (in slightly modified forms) are still being advanced today by the right wing, a read reminds one in some way how little has changed.
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John Stuart Mill, British philosopher, political economist, civil servant and Member of Parliament, was an influential liberal thinker of the 19th century. He was an exponent of utilitarianism, an ethical theory developed by Jeremy Bentham, although his conception of it was very different from Bentham's.
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