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The Warrior Women of Ancient Norse Society

The Warrior Women of Ancient Norse Society Much of the historical texts of the lives of women paint a picture of women who had little to no rights as compared to their male counterparts. Typically women, especially those of ancient European society, were expected to be under the authority of her husband; with the male […]

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The Three Waves of Feminism in America

“Feminism is defined as the belief in social, political and economic equality between the sexes” (Issitt, 2013).  There have been waves of the feminist movement in America” the Suffragette Movement, the movements of the 1960’s – 1980’s, and the modern-day expanses which have moved into a more all-inclusive movement. Each era of the feminist movement […]

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Liberation from Oppression [Essay]

Based on the paper titled “Liberation from Oppression” by Misty Hamilton Smith. Originally published on Nov. 05, 2017 for IDS 400 at Southern New Hampshire University College of Online and Continuing Education.

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