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Jewish radical feminism : voices from the women's liberation movement / Joyce Antler.

Author/creator Antler, Joyce author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York : New York University Press, [2018]
Descriptionviii, 453 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series The Goldstein-Goren series in American Jewish history
Goldstein-Goren series in American Jewish history. ^A1092506
Contents Introduction -- Part I. "We never talked about it" : Jewishness and women's liberation. "Ready to turn the world upside down" : the "Gang of four," feminist pioneers in Chicago -- "Feminist sexual liberationists, rootless cosmopolitan Jews" : the New York City movement -- "Conscious radicals" : the Jewish story of Boston's Bread and Roses -- Our bodies and our Jewish selves : the Boston Women's Health Book Collective -- Part II. "Feminism enabled me to be a Jew" : identified Jewish feminists. "We are well educated Jewishly...and we are going to press you" : Jewish feminists challenge religious patriarchy -- "Jewish women have their noses shortened" : secular feminists fight assimilation -- "For God's sake, comb your hair! You look like a Vilde Chaye" : Jewish lesbian feminists explore the politics of identity -- "Rise above the world's nasty squabbles" : international dimensions of Jewish feminism -- Conclusion -- Epilogue.
Abstract "Fifty years after the start of the women's liberation movement, a book that at last illuminates the profound impact Jewishness and second-wave feminism had on each other"-- Publisher's website.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 381-433) and index.
LCCN 2017045030
ISBN9780814707630 hardcover ; alkaline paper
ISBN0814707637 hardcover ; alkaline paper

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