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The Resource A vindication of the rights of woman, Mary Wollstonecraft ; biographical sketch by Victoria Goff ; introduction by Alisha Siebers

A vindication of the rights of woman, Mary Wollstonecraft ; biographical sketch by Victoria Goff ; introduction by Alisha Siebers

Label
A vindication of the rights of woman
Title
A vindication of the rights of woman
Statement of responsibility
Mary Wollstonecraft ; biographical sketch by Victoria Goff ; introduction by Alisha Siebers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1759-1797
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wollstonecraft, Mary
Dewey number
305.420941
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1596
LC item number
.W6 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Feminism
  • Women
Label
A vindication of the rights of woman, Mary Wollstonecraft ; biographical sketch by Victoria Goff ; introduction by Alisha Siebers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-242)
Contents
Introduction -- Biographical sketch -- Author's introduction -- Dedicatory letter to M. Talleyrand-Perigord late Bishop of Autun -- Note -- Rights and involved duties of mankind considered -- Prevailing opinion of a sexual character discussed -- Same subject continued -- Observations on the state of degradation to which woman is reduced by various causes -- Animadversions on some of the writers who have rendered women objects of pity, bordering on contempt -- Effect which an early association of ideas has upon the character -- Modesty-comprehensively considered, and not as a sexual virtue -- Morality undermined by sexual notions of the importance of a good reputation -- Pernicious effects which arise from the unnatural distinctions established in society -- Parental affection -- Duty to parents -- National education -- Some instances of the folly which the ignorance of women generates; with concluding reflections on the moral improvement that a revolution in female manners might naturally be expected to produce -- Endnotes -- Suggested reading
Control code
ocm55692862
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780760754948
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006271037
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55692862
  • (OCoLC)55692862
Label
A vindication of the rights of woman, Mary Wollstonecraft ; biographical sketch by Victoria Goff ; introduction by Alisha Siebers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-242)
Contents
Introduction -- Biographical sketch -- Author's introduction -- Dedicatory letter to M. Talleyrand-Perigord late Bishop of Autun -- Note -- Rights and involved duties of mankind considered -- Prevailing opinion of a sexual character discussed -- Same subject continued -- Observations on the state of degradation to which woman is reduced by various causes -- Animadversions on some of the writers who have rendered women objects of pity, bordering on contempt -- Effect which an early association of ideas has upon the character -- Modesty-comprehensively considered, and not as a sexual virtue -- Morality undermined by sexual notions of the importance of a good reputation -- Pernicious effects which arise from the unnatural distinctions established in society -- Parental affection -- Duty to parents -- National education -- Some instances of the folly which the ignorance of women generates; with concluding reflections on the moral improvement that a revolution in female manners might naturally be expected to produce -- Endnotes -- Suggested reading
Control code
ocm55692862
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780760754948
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006271037
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o55692862
  • (OCoLC)55692862

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