Amazons, Bluestockings and Crones: A Feminist Dictionary

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Pandora, Jan 1, 1992 - Social Science - 587 pages
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An expanded dictionary of sorts, from the tail end of the enthusiasm of the second wave. Interesting (very dated now, of course) and valuable for a view into the times. Read full review

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Kramarae is Professor Emerita, University of Illinois and Visiting Professor, Center for the Study of Women in Society, University of Oregon.

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