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Gender and Feminism – Bibliography

de Beauvoir, Simone. The Second Sex. London: Vintage, 1997.

Dworkin, Andrea. Pornography: Men Possessing Women. New York: The Women’s Press Ltd, 1981.

Friedan, Betty. The Feminine Mystique. London and New York: Penguin, 2010.

Gilbert, Sandra, and Susan Gubar. The Madwoman in the Attic: the Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-Century Imagination. Yale: Yale Nota Bene, 2000.

Moi, Toril. ‘Feminist, Female, Feminine’. The Feminist Reader: Essays in Gender and the Politics of Literary Criticism. Ed. Catherine Belsey and Jane Moore. New York: Basil Blackwell, 1989. 116-132.

Moi, Toril. Sexual/Textual Politics. London: Methuen, 1984.

Showalter, Elaine. ‘Toward a Feminist Poetics.’ Feminist Literary Theory: A Reader. Ed. Mary Eagleton. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers Ltd, 1986. 254-57.

Tolan, Fiona. ‘Feminisms.’ Literary Theory and Criticism: An Oxford Guide. Ed. Patricia Waugh. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. 319-339.

Wollstonecraft, Mary. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman and A Vindication of the Rights of Men. Ed. Janet Todd. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.