The Rise of Women’s Studies

Before the 1970s, to study the history of the world was largely to learn of men fighting wars. Modern literature meant reading the best male authors. Insert any academic discipline, and a woman’s experience or perspective was scarcely to be found. “Teachers told me about a world in which ostensibly one-half the human race is […]

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