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Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Erika RS - Goodreads

Wollstonecraft's main thesis, which was quite radical for the time, was that women should be educated towards ends other than catching a husband. Quite a good idea, I think. She argued that for women ... Read full review

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  - Bekka - Goodreads

"Where is then the sexual difference, when the education has been the same? All the difference that I can discern, arises from the superior advantage of liberty, which enables the former to see more ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Rainey - Goodreads

I read Wollstonecraft's "vindication" at the perfect point in my life- the year I moved away from home (my first year of college). Though it had not occurred to me before that point, I was in the ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Snem - Goodreads

It's simply a super valuable book for the modern feminist, it's important to know the philosophy behind the movement. The language and sentences are beautiful, but it is dense. I disagreed with some ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Tammy - Goodreads

So brilliant and well written. Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Silvia - Goodreads

What a book! Chapter 9 is fantastic. Its most important lesson: how crucial education is. Some of the references to women being obsessed with chatting about other people and clothes is, unfortunately ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Julie Adelkvist-Knudsen - Goodreads

This was a terribly interesting book to read from a historical perspective. There is not much in that book, which is relevant for the modern feminist battles, but seen as a part of its time, it was ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - Derek Walsh - Goodreads

The original feminist manifesto, this book argues primarily for giving women the same access to education as men, and argues that the result would necessarily be virtual equality between the sexes and ... Read full review

Review: A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

User Review  - John Tesmer - Goodreads

A book club book, this one was very difficult to get through. She may have been the first feminist, but her book is pretty much unreadable. Read full review


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