Emancipation of women
Feminism is a collection of movements and ideologies that share a common goal: to define, establish, and achieve equal political, economic, cultural, personal, and social rights for women. This includ...
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Protofeminist
The term protofeminist is sometimes applied to a woman in a philosophical tradition anticipating modern feminist concepts, who lived in an era when the term "feminist" was unknown, that is, prior to t...
Feminist theory
Feminist theory is the extension of feminism into theoretical or philosophical discourse. It aims to understand the nature of gender inequality. It examines women's social roles, experience, interest...
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Gynocriticism
Gynocriticism is the historical study of women writers as a distinct literary tradition. (Friedman 18) Elaine Showalter coined this term in her essay "Toward a Feminist Poetics." It refers to a criti...
Écriture féminine
Écriture féminine — literally "women's writing," more closely, the inscription of the female body and female difference in language and text — is a strain of feminist literary theory that originated i...
Feminist movements and ideologies
Several movements of feminist ideology have developed over the years. They vary in goals, strategies, and affiliations. They often overlap, and some feminists identify themselves with several branches...
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Feminist effects on society
The feminist movement has effected change in Western society, including women's suffrage; greater access to education; more equitable pay with men; the right to initiate divorce proceedings; the right...
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Gender-neutral language in English
Gender-neutral language is a form of linguistic prescriptivism that aims to minimize assumptions about the gender or biological sex of people referred to in speech or writing.
Proponents of gender...
Feminist theology
Feminist theology is a movement found in several religions, including Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and New Thought, to reconsider the traditions, practices, scriptures, and theologies of those rel...
Gender of God
The gender of God can be viewed as a literal or as an allegorical aspect of a deity. In polytheistic religions, the gods are more likely to have literal sexual genders which would enable them to inte...
Patriarchy
Patriarchy is a social system in which: males hold primary power; males predominate in roles of political leadership, moral authority, social privilege and control of property; and, in the domain of t...
Men and feminism
Since the 19th century, men have taken part in significant cultural and political responses to feminism within each "wave" of the movement. This includes seeking to establish equal opportunities for w...
Feminism in culture
Feminism has affected culture in many ways, a few of which are sketched briefly here.
Women's writing came to exist as a separate category of scholarly interest relatively recently. In the West, s...
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Women's writing in English
The academic discipline of women's writing as a discrete area of literary studies is based on the notion that the experience of women, historically, has been shaped by their gender, and so women write...
Women's music
Women's music (also womyn's music or wimmin's music) is the music by women, for women, and about women. The genre emerged as a musical expression of the second-wave feminist movement as well as the la...
Feminist sex wars
The feminist sex wars, also known as the lesbian sex wars, or simply the sex wars or porn wars, are debates amongst feminists regarding a number of issues broadly relating to sexuality and sexual acti...
Anti-pornography
Opposition to pornography may stem from religious objections to feminist concerns to claims of harmful effects, such as pornography addiction. Anti-pornography movements have allied disparate social ...
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Sex-positive feminism
Sex-positive feminism, also known as pro-sex feminism, sex-radical feminism, or sexually liberal feminism is a movement that began in the early 1980s that centers on the idea that sexual freedom is an...
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Feminist views on prostitution
As with many issues within the feminist movement, there exists a diversity of feminist views on prostitution. Many of these positions can be loosely arranged into an overarching standpoint that is gen...
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Fascism and ideology
Fascism and ideology is the subject of numerous debates.
Early influences that shaped the ideology of fascism have been dated back to ancient Greece. The political culture of ancient Greece under ...
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Feminist epistemology
Feminist epistemology is an examination of the subject matter of epistemology, i.e., the theory of knowledge from a feminist standpoint. Elizabeth Anderson describes it as being concerned with the way...
Gender essentialism
Essentialism is the view that, for any specific entity (such as an animal, a group of people, a physical object, a concept), there is a set of attributes which are necessary to its identity and functi...
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Sexual differentiation
Sexual differentiation is the process of development of the differences between males and females from an undifferentiated zygote. As male and female individuals develop from zygotes into fetuses, int...
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Pro-feminism
Pro-feminism refers to support of the cause of feminism without implying that the supporter is a member of the feminist movement. The term is most often used in reference to men who are actively suppo...
Anti-feminism
Antifeminism is an ideology that is broadly defined as an opposition to feminism or some aspect of feminism. The meaning of antifeminism has varied across time and cultures and it has attracted both m...
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Russia Blocks Access To PornHub And Tells Its People To ‘Meet Someone In Real Life.’ Thanks, Putin
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Christian feminism
Christian feminism is an aspect of feminist theology which seeks to advance and understand the equality of men and women morally, socially, spiritually, and in leadership from a Christian perspective....
Social effects of pornography
Research concerning the effects of pornography is concerned with multiple outcomes. Such research includes potential influences on rape, domestic violence, sexual dysfunction, difficulties with sexual...
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Feminist geography
Feminist geography is an approach in human geography which applies the theories, methods and critiques of feminism to the study of the human environment, society and geographical space.
The geogra...