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No more nice girls : countercultural essays

Author: Ellen Willis
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First University of Minnesota Press editionView all editions and formats
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"With characteristic intelligence, wit, and feminist insight, Ellen Willis addresses democracy as she sees it: 'a commitment to individual freedom and egalitarian self-government in every area of social, economic, and cultural life.' Moving between scholarly and down-to-earth activist writing styles, Willis confronts the conservative backlash that has slowly eroded democratic ideals and advances of the 1960s as well  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Willis, Ellen.
No more nice girls.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2012
(DLC) 2012015278
(OCoLC)788272571
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Willis
ISBN: 9780816682348 0816682348 9781452949000 145294900X
OCLC Number: 815383346
Notes: Originally published: Hanover : Published by University Press of New England [for] Wesleyan University Press, ©1992.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 281 pages)
Contents: Introduction: Identity Crisis; Part 1: No More Nice Girls; Lust Horizons: Is the Women's Movement Pro-Sex?; Nature's Revenge; Toward a Feminist Sexual Revolution; The Last Unmarried Person in America; Peace in Our Time? The Greening of Betty Friedan; Marriage on the Rocks; Putting Women Back in the Abortion Debate; Looking for Mr. Good Dad; From Forced Pregnancy to Forced Surgery; Sisters Under the Skin? Confronting Race and Sex; Radical Feminism and Feminist Radicalism; Feminism Without Freedom; Rebel Girl: What De Beauvoir Left Us. Part 2: Exile on Main Street; Escape from New York; The People's Picasso; Sins of Confession; Ministries of Fear; Exile on Main Street: What the Pollard Case Means to Jews; The End of Fatherhood: Family Plots; Andy Warhol,?-1987; In Defense of Offense: Salman Rushdie's Religious Problem; Beyond Pluralism; Now, Voyager; The Drug War: From Vision to Vice; The Drug War: Hell No, I Won't Go; Coming Down Again; Epilogue: The Neo-Guilt Trip; Permissions; Index.
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"With characteristic intelligence, wit, and feminist insight, Ellen Willis addresses democracy as she sees it: 'a commitment to individual freedom and egalitarian self-government in every area of social, economic, and cultural life.' Moving between scholarly and down-to-earth activist writing styles, Willis confronts the conservative backlash that has slowly eroded democratic ideals and advances of the 1960s as well as the internal debates that have frequently splintered the left"--Provided by publisher.

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