Women, Race & Class

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Vintage Books, 1981 - Social Science - 271 pages
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An in-depth study of women and race explores the complex relationship between racism and sexism, analyzes the role of women and race, and traces the historical connection between sexism, racism, and class consciousness

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This is a wonderful collection of essays about race (mainly black Americans v. white Americans/immigrants). Davis includes some really important information about early rich white (American) lady ... Read full review

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User Review  - pinkcrayon99 - LibraryThing

This book had the most incredible and insightful research. The detailed information on the plight of the enslaved woman was amazing. Another favorite chapter of mine was, Racism, Birth Control, and ... Read full review

Contents

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THE ANTISLAVERY MOVEMENT AND THE BIRTH
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CLASS AND RACE IN THE EARLY WOMENS RIGHTS
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About the author (1981)

Davis studied at Brandeis University and at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. She lives in California and teaches Black Philosophy and Aesthetics as well as courses in women's studies.

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