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Unformatted text preview: • Social issues considered most severe of their problems Patriarchy- nearly universal system involving the subordination of femininity to masculinity Feminism- movement to raise consciousness that gender is an organizing principle of life • Personal is political • Women and men should have equal opportunities and respect • Black feminism o Early feminism was by, for, and about white middle class women o Women exist in a ‘matrix of domination’...
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2009 for the course SOCL 2001 taught by Professor Mecom during the Fall '07 term at LSU.
- Fall '07