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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman : Abridged, with Related Texts.
Indianapolis : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., ©2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Mary Wollstonecraft; Philip Barnard; Stephen Shapiro
|Description:||1 online resource (162 pages)|
|Contents:||Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction; A Note on the Text and Abridgment; A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: with Strctures on Political and Moral Subjects; To M. Talleyrand-Périgord; Introduction; Chapter I: The Rights and Involved Duties of Mankind Considered; Chapter II: The Prevailing Opinion of a Sexual Character Discussed; Chapter III: The Same Subejct Continued; Chapter IV: Observations of the State of Degradation to which Woman Is Reduced by Various Causes. Chapter V: Animadversions on Some of the Writers Who Have Rendered Women Objects of Pity, Bordering on ContemptChapter VI: The Effect Which an Early Association of Ideas Has upon the Character; Chapter VII: Modesty-Comprehensively Considered, and Not as a Sexual Virtue; Chapter VIII: Morality Undermined by Sexual Notions of the Importance of a Good Reputation; Chapter IX: Of the Pernicious Effects which Arise from the Unnatural Distinctions Established in Society; Chapter X: Parental Affection; Chapter XI: Duty to Parents; Chapter XII: On National Education. Chapter XIII: Some Instances of the Folly Which the Ignorance of Women GeneratesRelated Texts: I. Revolution Debates; I.1. Declaration of the RIghts of Man and Citizen; I.2. Reflections on the Revolution in France; I.3. A Vindication of the Rights of Men; I.4. The Rights of Man; I. 5. An Enquiry Concerning Political Justice; I.6. An Historical and Moral View of the Origin and Progress of the French Revolution; Related Texts: II. Debates on Women's Education and Rights; II. 1. Emile, or On Education; II. 2. Letters on Education; II. 3. Report on Public Instruction. II. 4. Declaration of the RIghts of Woman and Femal CitizenII. 5. Alcuin; A Dialogue; Bibliography and Works Cited; Back Cover.|
"A thoughtful and useful abridgment of an essential historical, political, and philosophical text. [Barnard and Shapiro] have managed to preserve the tone and arguments of the original while shedding
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