Women’s Studies

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“beautifully written narrative. . . . Menkedick is a writer to watch.”

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Camille Paglia’s relentlessly controversial public persona and pronouncements tend to overshadow her actual work.

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Meredith Tax is to be commended for her thorough and well-documented book about the history and politics of a region of the world most people know very little about.

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It is this kind of insight . . . that makes [Traister’s] important work a significant addition to the literature of sociology and women’s studies.”

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“reminds us how fortunate we have been that Ruth Ginsburg came our way at the right time.”

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In the 2000 movie Running Mates (2000), Faye Dunaway's character observes that the only thing anyone ever named for a first lady was a rehab center. Louisa Catherine Johnson (Mrs.

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“masterfully told, phenomenal story of a little-known but highly influential life.”

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In Spinster by Kate Bolick, we are taken on a journey of learning.

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“Until we abandon needs-based approaches where food insecurity is regarded as an individual problem and ‘handouts’ are given to deserving ‘beneficiaries’ instead of to rights-holding reside

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In The Big Lie: Motherhood, Feminism and the Reality of the Biological Clock Tanya Selvaratnam presents her own story of “heartbreak and self-discovery” relative to her attempts to become

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“. . . exciting, provocative, and even dangerous . . .”

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“. . . thoroughly researched, cogently argued, and elegantly expressed . . .”

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“. . . an interesting and fun little book.”

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This entertaining and well-structured book is an ethnography of the New Domesticity movement which the author sees as sweeping America.

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“Know a woman graduating from law school? Give her a copy of this book.”

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“Even though sex sells, the respectable HarperCollins should have known better than to go with this cash cow.”

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“. . . packs a powerful punch: Ms. White covers every possible topic the up-and-coming female executive will need to tuck into her Prada portfolio.”

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“. . . an honest portrayal of the battles of a few meant to benefit not only themselves but those who came after them.”

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“Women Warriors, like the sisters in arms featured in these stories, delivers mightily.”

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“. . . a task of gargantuan proportions . . .”

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