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Unformatted text preview: society in her document The second sex. This document solidified her as a philosophical and political leader. It was this text that gained her status as a feminist and many women throughout the feminist movement looked to her for thought. Without the beginning thoughts of womens equality, and eventually gaining the vote; women could not move onto the second wave of feminism. Women would have still been campaigning for a voice. The first wave, lead to the second wave, first with equal voting rights then onto feminism and equal rights as a citizen....
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- Spring '10
- The Second Sex