Black Women and Feminism
Overview: The result is nothing short of groundbreaking, giving this book a critical place on every feminist scholar's bookshelf.
Book Description: A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain’t I a Woman has become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black woman’s involvement with feminism, hooks attempts to move us beyond racist and sexist assumptions. The result is nothing short of groundbreaking, giving this book a critical place on every feminist scholar’s bookshelf.
- Title: Ain’t I a Woman
- Subtitle: Black Women and Feminism
- Authors: Bell Hooks
- Publisher : Routledge
- Published Date: 2014-12-17
- Category: Society, Social Science
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- Average rating: 4