Discipline: Political Science
Analysis of exploitation of women, and proposals for alternatives.
The varieties of feminism are very great. All involve the assumption that, as a matter of observable fact, women are a category oppressed and exploited by men as a category.
Both the accounts of this division, and the proposals for reform, revolution, or transformation differ greatly.
Juliet Mitchell and Ann Oakley, eds, What Is Feminism? (Oxford, 1986)