Education of a Woman: The Life of Gloria Steinem

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Random House Publishing Group, 20 jul. 2011 - 496 páginas
From one of America's most respected critics comes an acclaimed biography of the controversial feminist. Here, Heilbrun illuminates the life and explores the many facets of Steinem's complex life, from her difficult childhood to the awakening that changed her into the most famous feminist in the world. Intimate and insightful, here is a biography that is as provocative as the woman who inspired it. Photos.
 

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THE EDUCATION OF A WOMAN: The Life of Gloria Steinem

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Former Columbia University English professor Heilbrun (Hamlet's Mother and Other Women, 1990, etc.) turns her considerable writing and analytical skills to understanding an icon of the women's ... Leer reseña completa

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Heilbrun, the accomplished literary scholar (Writing a Woman's Life, LJ 10/15/88) and mystery author under the nom de plume Amanda Cross, offers her interpretation of a complex and admirable subject ... Leer reseña completa

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Acknowledgments
FAMILY
SAFETY
THE TRANSFORMING INTERLUDE
NEW YORK
AWAKENING
DISSONANCE AT CLOSE QUARTERS
ANY PORT INA STORM
IMPERATIVES FOR CHANGE
Epilogue
Appendix
Bibliography
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Sobre el autor (2011)

Carolyn G. Heilbrun is the Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities Emeriti at Columbia University. In addition to her many works of criticism, which include the bestselling Writing a Woman’s Life and Hamlet’s Mother and Other Women, she is also the author of the acclaimed Kate Fansler series of mysteries under the name of Amanda Cross.

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