ISBN 9780099595731,The Second Sex

The Second Sex

Publisher:

Random House

Rs899

Publisher

Random House

Publication Year 2015
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780099595731

ISBN-10 0099595737
Binding

Paper Back

Number of Pages 848 Pages
Subject

Body & health

Simone de Beauvoir famously wrote, 'One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman'. In this groundbreaking work of feminism she examines the limits of female freedom and explodes our deeply ingrained beliefs about femininity. Liberation, she argues, entails challenging traditional perceptions of the social relationship between the sexes and, crucially, in achieving economic independence.
 
Drawing on sociology, anthropology and biology, The Second Sex is as important and relevant today as when it was first published in 1949
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