The Subjection of Women / Edition 1

The Subjection of Women / Edition 1

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by John Stuart Mill
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0879753358

ISBN-13: 9780879753351

Pub. Date: 03/28/1986

Publisher: Prometheus Books

Influential essay by great English philosopher argues for equality in all legal, political, social and domestic relations between men and woman. Carefully reasoned and clearly expressed with great logic and consistency, the work remains a landmark in the struggle for human rights.

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Influential essay by great English philosopher argues for equality in all legal, political, social and domestic relations between men and woman. Carefully reasoned and clearly expressed with great logic and consistency, the work remains a landmark in the struggle for human rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879753351
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
Publication date:
03/28/1986
Series:
Great Books in Philosophy
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
106
Product dimensions:
5.45(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.27(d)

Table of Contents

John Stuart Mill: A Chronologyvii
Introductionxi
A Note on the Textxxv
The Subjection of Women1
Appendix APreludes to The Subjection of Women99
1.James Mill, Essay on Government (1820)99
2.Harriet Taylor, "On Marriage" (1832-33?)101
Appendix BComments by Mill about The Subjection of Women105
1.Autobiography, Chapter VII105
2.Letters106
Appendix CNineteenth-Century Novelists on the Woman Question115
1.Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey (1818)115
2.Charles Dickens, Oliver Twist (1837-38)115
3.Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre (1847)116
4.George Eliot, Middlemarch (1871-72)116
5.Thomas Hardy, Jude the Obscure (1895)117
Appendix DContemporary Reviews and Critiques119
1.W. H. Dixon, Athenaeum119
2.Saturday Review125
3.Millicent Garrett Fawcett, Fortnightly Review128
4.Matthew Browne, Contemporary Review130
5.Anne Mozley, Blackwood's Magazine136
6.Margaret Oliphant, Edinburgh Review152
7.Goldwin Smith, Macmillan's Magazine163
8.J.E. Cairnes, Macmillan's Magazine171
9.Henry Taylor, Fraser's Magazine179
10.Frances Power Cobbe, Theological Review187
11.James Fitzjames Stephen, Liberty, Equality, Fraternity192
Appendix EFlorence Nightingale and Sigmund Freud vs. Mill205
1.Cecil Woodham-Smith, Florence Nightingale205
2.Ernest Jones, The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud207
Notes209
Select Bibliography215

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