The less noble sex: scientific, religious, and philosophical conceptions of woman's nature

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Indiana University Press, 1993 - Social Science - 224 pages
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The less noble sex: scientific, religious, and philosophical conceptions of woman's nature

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Tuana, a professor of the history of ideas, discusses classical through late 19th-century ideas of women, showing how scientific views and religious or philosophical views have influenced and ... Read full review

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A very intresting book that gives a good overview over philosophical and religious ideas about gender, though it was a very angry and bitter read, which is especially clear in the postscript. Despite this it is a book that I think everybody interested in the subject should read. Read full review

Contents

Between Man and Animal
1
The Weaker Vessel
51
Creativitys Soil
109
Copyright

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