Is Feminism Finished?
Ferrier, Carole, Hecate
Why is it so difficult for feminism to sustain itself as a movement and transmit its lessons to the next generation so that we can build on what we have achieved in the past rather than be fated to engage in the same battles over and over again?1
The term was always controversial, in part because of its association with radicalism and in part because proponents themselves disagreed about the label...The term feminism has never been widely popular.2
The word feminism continues to provide a shorthand too convenient to give up. This shows how stubborn a problem we face. There seems to be no convenient substitute.3
Over the past century and before, what feminism has …
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Publication information: Article title: Is Feminism Finished?. Contributors: Ferrier, Carole - Author. Journal title: Hecate. Volume: 29. Issue: 2 Publication date: July 1, 2003. Page number: 6+. © 1999 Hecate Press. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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