9780393322576

Feminine Mystique

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  • ISBN13:

    9780393322576

  • ISBN10:

    0393322572

  • Edition: 00
  • Format: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 9/17/2001
  • Publisher: W W NORTON
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Summary

Landmark, groundbreaking, classic'”these adjectives barely describe the earthshaking and long-lasting effects of Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique . This is the book that defined "the problem that has no name," that launched the Second Wave of the feminist movement, and has been awakening women and men with its insights into social relations, which still remain fresh, ever since. A national bestseller, with over 1 million copies sold.

Author Biography

Betty Friedan founded the National Organization for Women (NOW) in 1996

Table of Contents

Metamorphosis: Two Generations Later ix
Twenty Years After xxix
Introduction to the Tenth Anniversary Edition 3(6)
Preface and Acknowledgments 9(6)
The Problem That Has No Name
15(18)
The Happy Housewife Heroine
33(36)
The Crisis in Woman's Identity
69(11)
The Passionate Journey
80(23)
The Sexual Solipsism of Sigmund Freud
103(23)
The Functional Freeze, the Feminine Protest, and Margaret Mead
126(24)
The Sex-Directed Educators
150(32)
The Mistaken Choice
182(24)
The Sexual Sell
206(27)
Housewifery Expands to Fill the Time Available
233(25)
The Sex-Seekers
258(24)
Progressive Dehumanization: The Comfortable Concentration Camp
282(28)
The Forfeited Self
310(28)
A New Life Plan for Women
338(41)
Epilogue 379(18)
Thoughts on Becoming a Grandmother 397(22)
Notes 419(26)
Index 445

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