The Second Sex

The Second Sex

eBook - 2014 | New edition.
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Simone de Beauvoir famously wrote, 'One is not born, but rather becomes, woman'. In this groundbreaking work of feminism she examines the limits of female freedom and explodes our deeply ingrained beliefs about femininity. Liberation, she argues, entails challenging traditional perceptions of the social relationship between the sexes and, crucially, in achieving economic independence. Drawing on sociology, anthropology and biology, The Second Sex is as important and relevant today as when it was first published in 1949.
Publisher: London :, Vintage Digital,, 2014.
Edition: New edition.
Branch Call Number: DIGITAL
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Notes: Downloadable eBook.
Not recommended for use on the libraries' public computers.
This edition previously issued in print: London: Vintage, 2010.
Translated from the French.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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