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Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Cris - Goodreads

Some people have heard about Mary Wollstonecraft as one of early feminist writers and a few people (who've actually read her) call her a 'puritanical' feminist because her rhetoric is full of 'old ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Amaury A. Reyes-Torres - Goodreads

A good book, as a starting point, to read about women rights and the political philosophy behind it. Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Kate Kobriger - Goodreads

The style of writing and the points explored are fascinating, at the very least. This text will have more meaning if the reader has a strong understanding of the French Revolution, but is an ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Jimi-carol Benton - Goodreads

The book was wonderfully written. It seemed to be a call to women during this time period to step up and not play the roll of an ignorant, vain house wife. Although times have changed I sadly feel ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

Mary Wollstonecraft was the mother of modern day feminism. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman was read by several of the Founding Fathers (including John Adams and Thomas Jefferson) along with some ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Evan Leach - Goodreads

This was the kind of book that I respected more than loved. It's easy to forget that in the United States, former slaves were given the right to vote before women. So this (British) book, written in ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Surabhi - Goodreads

"It would be an endless task to trace the variety of meannesses, cares, and sorrows, into which women are plunged by the prevailing opinion, that they were created rather to feel than reason, and that ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Phyllis - Goodreads

While many of the ideas in Mary Wollstonecraft's early feminist treatise have merit, the repetition of these ideas encased in swathes of commas makes it difficult to read. Perhaps, this book would ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - J. Alfred - Goodreads

Wollstonecraft was the wife of philosopher and author William Godwin and mother of Mary Shelly, who wrote Frankenstein. This, really oddly, reminded me of CS Lewis. Like, to such an extent that I ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Jed - Goodreads

Wollstonecraft was the wife of philosopher and author William Godwin and mother of Mary Shelly, who wrote Frankenstein. This, really oddly, reminded me of CS Lewis. Like, to such an extent that I ... Read full review


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