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man-made world

Engineering Concepts Curriculum Project.

man-made world

a course on the theories and techniques that contribute to our technologu[ical civilization.

by Engineering Concepts Curriculum Project.

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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


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For anyone wanting to understand the feminist movement, how far it has come, and how much of its ambition is yet unfulfilled, The Man-Made World is a fascinating work of philosophy and biting social commentary. American writer and social reformer Charlotte Perkins Gilman () was a pioneer of modern feminism. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Engineering Concepts Curriculum Project. Man-made world. New York, McGraw-Hill [] (OCoLC)

The Man-Made World | Here is a cry for feminist revolution. In this work, Charlotte Perkins Gilman details how male-dominated culture has, through the very social devices that keep it in place, conspired to produce greater human suffering than is truly necessary. our androcentric culture, or the man-made world i. as to humanness. ii. the man-made family. iii. health and beauty. iv. men and art. v. masculine literature. vi. games and sports vii. ethics and religion. viii. education. ix. "society" and "fashion" x. law and government. xi. crime and punishment. xii. politics and warfare. woman and the state.

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Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s The Man-Made World is a book-length essay about what she calls “our androcentric culture.” By this she means a culture built mostly for the convenience of one gender and which disregards the other; a culture in which the male is seen as the default and the female as a deviation from the norm.

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