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‘The Feminine Mystique’: ‘All that I am I will not deny’

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/the_feminine_mystique_all_that_i_am_i_will_not_deny

In reflecting on the 50th anniversary of Betty Friedan’s groundbreaking The Feminine Mystique, Stephanie Coontz wrote in the New York Times that “readers who return to this feminist classic today are often puzzled by the absence of concrete political proposals to change the status of women. But The Feminine Mystique has the impact it did because it focused on transforming women’s personal consciousness.”

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