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Women, Race & Class

Women, Race & Class
Library Shelf Location 02.DAVI
Publication Date 2019
Description

Ranging from the age of slavery to contemporary injustices, this groundbreaking history of race, gender and class inequality by the radical political activist Angela Davis offers an alternative view of female struggles for liberation.

Tracing the intertwined histories of the abolitionist and women's suffrage movements, Davis examines the racism and class prejudice inherent in so much of white feminism, and in doing so brings to light new pioneering heroines, from field slaves to mill workers, who fought back and refused to accept the lives into which they were born.

ISBN 9780241408407
Quantity 1
Pages 256
Author Angela Y Davis
Format Paperback
Publisher Penguin Classics
Category Contemporary Cultural Studies
Keywords Race (concept), Class (concept), Womens' Rights, oppression, freedom, Slavery

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