Tag: feminists

Feminism Types and Definitions: Waves, Socialist, Culture, Standpint & Radical

Feminism Throughout 19th century feminism raised as a movement of equalizing social, political, economic and domestic rights of women. This also included the scope of more opportunities for them in education and in office. Women were not allowed to take part in any sort of political activity or an activity which involved exposure of women […]

Gender and Language Theory

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Patriarchy and its Discourse

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