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By Arianne Chernock

Men and the Making of recent British Feminism calls clean awareness to the forgotten yet foundational contributions of guys to the construction of contemporary British feminism. targeting the progressive 1790s, the e-book introduces a number of dozen male reformers who insisted that women's emancipation will be key to the institution of a very simply and rational society. those males proposed academic reforms, assisted ladies writers into print, and used their education in faith, medication, background, and the legislations to problem universal assumptions approximately women's criminal and political entitlements.

This booklet makes use of men's engagement with women's rights as a platform to reassess understandings of gender in eighteenth-century Britain, the that means and legacy of feminism, and feminism's courting extra typically to traditions of radical reform and enlightenment.

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