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What is feminism? In this short, accessible primer, bell hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression. With her characteristic clarity and directness, hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their lives—to see that feminism is for everybody.

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Overview

What is feminism? In this short, accessible primer, bell hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression. With her characteristic clarity and directness, hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their lives—to see that feminism is for everybody.

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...a universally modern feminist guide for the progressive generation....This book is essential reading for young girls who want to learn how to empower themselves, for their mothers and grandmothers who lived through the women's rights movements of the '60s and '70s—and for men of all ages.
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Bell Hooks (Distinguished Professor of English at City College, City University of New York) once against demonstrates her exceptional ability as a cultural critic in Feminism Is For Everybody: Passionate Politics. Hooks writes with her usual and persuasive candor on a wide ranging spectrum of personal, national, and international contemporary issues arising from feminist politics and the continuing struggle to create an equalitarian, unbiased future against the cultural barriers raised by patriarchal, racist, and homophobic attitudes, policies, and practices. Feminism Is For Everybody is still another important, thought-provoking, and appreciated contribution by Bell Hooks to feminist studies.
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"bell hooks has always written in a very readable style, eschewing footnotes because people in her hometown told her they were put off by books with footnotes. This time, she set out to write a book that explains feminism, particularly for a mainstream audience….certainly she has once again made the point that feminists need to try to reach women of all races and classes." —Carol Anne Douglas, Off Our Backs (2001)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780896086296
  • Publisher: South End Press
  • Publication date: 10/1/2000
  • Pages: 140
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.70 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

A cultural critic, an intellectual, and a feminist writer, bell hooks is best known for classic books including Ain’t I a Woman, Bone Black, All About Love, Rock My Soul, Belonging, We Real Cool, Where We Stand, Teaching to Transgress, Teaching Community, Outlaw Culture, and Reel to Real. hooks is Distinguished Professor in Residence in Appalachian Studies at Berea College, and resides in her home state of Kentucky.

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Table of Contents

Intro: Come Closer to Feminism
Ch. 1: Feminist Politics: Where We Stand
Ch. 2: Consciousness-raising: A Constant Change of Heart
Ch. 3: Sisterhood is Still Powerful
Ch. 4: Feminist Education for Critical Consciousness
Ch. 5: Our Bodies, Ourselves: Reproductive Rights
Ch. 6: Beauty Within and Without
Ch. 7: Feminist Class Struggle
Ch. 8: Global Feminism
Ch. 9: Women at Work
Ch. 10: Race and Gender
Ch. 11: Ending Violence
Ch. 12: Feminist Masculinity
Ch. 13: Feminist Parenting
Ch. 14: Liberating Marriage and Partnership
Ch. 15: A Feminist Sexual Politic: An Ethics of Mutual Freedom
Ch. 16: Total Bliss: Lesbianism and Feminism
Ch. 17: To Love Again: The Heart of Feminism
Ch. 18: Feminist Spirituality
Ch. 19: Visionary Feminism
Background Reading
Index
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 6, 2011

    recommended

    it is a short book that was easy to understand, and gave me a better understanding of what the feminist movement is really about

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  • Posted January 3, 2014

    To anyone who feels that people who identify as a man have nothi

    To anyone who feels that people who identify as a man have nothing to gain from the empowerment of women, this book is for you!

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