Education of a Woman: The Life of Gloria Steinem (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Jul 20, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 496 pages
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From one of America's most respected critics comes an acclaimed biography of the controversial feminist. Here, Heilbrun illuminates the life and explores the many facets of Steinem's complex life, from her difficult childhood to the awakening that changed her into the most famous feminist in the world. Intimate and insightful, here is a biography that is as provocative as the woman who inspired it. Photos.


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Contents

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
A NOTE ON DOCUMENTATION
INTRODUCTION
FAMILY
SAFETY
THE TRANSFORMING INTERLUDE
NEW YORK
1968
TRASHING
HOUSTON
ANY PORT IN A STORM
GETTING TO FIFTY
IMPERATIVES FOR CHANGE
EPILOGUE
APPENDIX
BIBLIOGRAPHY

AWAKENING
MS
DISSONANCE AT CLOSE QUARTERS
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Carolyn G. Heilbrun (1926 2003) was a professor of English at Columbia University. A force in literary and feminist theory, she also wrote mysteries under the pen name Amanda Cross.

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