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Mary Wollstonecraft’s A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: An Appreciation

In the classic A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Mary Wollstonecraft argued for equality of men and women: Men and women, in her view, are born with ability to reason, and therefore power and influence should be equally available to all regardless of gender. This was a unique and radical view in 1792 when the book was first published.

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: With Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects  is considered one of the earliest works of feminist philosophical literature. Read More→


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