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By Kristin J. Anderson
Modern Misogyny explores the panorama of pop culture and politics, emphasizing particularly fresh strikes clear of feminist activism to individualism and consumerism the place "self-empowerment" represents women's development. It additionally explores the retreat to conventional gender roles after September eleven, 2001. It interrogates the belief that feminism makes no sense, that ladies have completed equality, and as a result these girls who do insist on being feminists are looking to get sooner than males. ultimately, it takes a clean examine the confident function that feminism performs in present day "post-feminist" period, and the way feminism does and can functionality in women's lives.
Post-feminist discourse encourages younger ladies to think that they have been born right into a loose society, so in the event that they event discrimination, it really is someone, remoted challenge which could also be their very own fault. Modern Misogyny examines that rendering of feminism as beside the point and because the silencing and marginalizing of feminists. Anderson demands a revived feminism that's vigilant in combatting glossy varieties of sexism.
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