Women and socialism

facts, figures, and information on equality for women in the GDR by Susanne Statkowa

Publisher: Panorama DDR in Berlin

Written in English
Published: Pages: 63 Downloads: 732
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  • Germany (East)

Subjects:

  • Women -- Germany (East),
  • Women and socialism.

Edition Notes

Statement[written by Susanne Statkowa].
SeriesFirst-hand information
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1630.5 .S813 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4673953M
LC Control Number77564915

Socialist feminists highlight how motherhood and the gendered division of labor many assert grows "naturally" from women's role as mothers is the source of women's exclusion from the public sphere and creates women's economic dependence on men. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Scott, Hilda, Women and socialism. London: Alison & Busby, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Socialism: An Economic and Sociological Analysis is a book by Austrian School economist and libertarian thinker Ludwig von Mises, first published in German by Gustav Fischer Verlag in Jena in under the title Die Gemeinwirtschaft: Untersuchungen über den was translated into English from the second reworked German edition (Jena: Gustav Fischer Verlag, ) by J. Kahane and. The Socialist Woman () was a monthly magazine edited by Josephine aim was to educate women about socialism by discussing women's issues from a socialist standpoint. It was renamed The Progressive Woman in and The Coming Nation in Its contributors included Socialist Party activist Kate Richards O'Hare, suffragist Alice Stone Blackwell, orator Eugene V. Debs Categories: Socialist, Feminist.

  A Q&A with Kristen Ghodsee, who wrote the book Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism, about why the adoption of socialist policies and safety net programs would make for . Votes for some women ‘Women and Socialism: Class, Race, and Capital’. By Sharon Smith. Haymarket Books. This is a ‘fully revised’ re-edition, with a new subtitle, of a book with the same title that came out in by an American Trotskyist. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bebel, August, Woman and socialism. New York, Socialist Literature Co., (OCoLC) The first currents of modern socialist thought emerged in Europe in the early 19th century. They are now often described with the phrase utopian and sexuality were significant concerns for many of the leading thinkers, such as Charles Fourier and Henri de Saint-Simon in France and Robert Owen in Britain, as well as their followers, many of whom were women.

Lately I've seen a lot of people getting the role of women in National-Socialism wrong by viewing women as inferior, rather than as equal only with different strengths. Hopefully this changes as a result of articles like this. This is the National-Socialism I know and love.

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Sharon Smith's Women and Socialism, a collection of essays on women's liberation, is an indispensable critique of the systemic roots of women's oppression, and the limitations of liberal feminism in combating it/5(7). I learned a lot from this book about family structure, domestic labor, the thick history of women fighting for socialism, and the intersectionality of Black Feminism and women’s liberation.

My only critique is that the author writes in a strong activist voice/5. In Bebel published his book Woman and Socialism, which was considered an important theoretical work that also helped gain interest in Marxist ideas in Germany. Bebel argues that the social emancipation of women is an integral part of transforming social relations and overthrowing capitalism/5.

Until recently, histories of women tended to be segregated from the larger historical context. This pioneering volume places the role of women within the history of the interwar years, whenboth the women's and socialist movements became prominent, and raises the key question of how power was distributed between the genders in a historical setting.

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The emblematic title of this volume highlights the fundamental conception of this comparative study of eleven West European countries: that in the. Sharon Smith is the author of Women and Socialism, also published by Haymarket books, as well as many articles on women's liberation and 3/5(1). The book I read was titled "Women and Socialism: Class, Race and Capital" but I believe they are actually the same book, as they have the same author and seem to have the same introduction.

This book gives a broad overview of feminist movements in the United States and how leftist politics and particularly Marxism interacted with feminist politics through the decades/5.

The book covers both theory of women’s oppression and the history and politics of women’s movements. Her understanding of the grounding of women’s oppression in class society, her vision of solidarity among women and men, and her critique of ideologies of sexism and the rollback of the gains of the women’s movement are tremendously.

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working class. Her writings appear regularly in Socialist Worker newspaper and the International Socialist Review/5(9). "Women & Socialism" by Sharon Smith is an enlightening series of essays on the topic of women's struggle for liberation.

In an engaging and accessible writing style, Ms. Smith analyzes the class basis of women's oppression and discusses how building a socialist society is critical to achieving equality between the sexes/5(7).

Bebel’s book, Die Frau und der Sozialismus (Woman and Socialism), provided a programmatic platform for the socialist women’s movement. Between andthe year of the beginning or World War I, Woman and Socialism came out in over fifty edition and had been translated into over twenty different languages.

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Sharon Smith is the author of Women and Socialism, also published by Haymarket books, as well as many articles on women's liberation and the U.S. working class. Her writings appear regularly in Socialist Worker newspaper and the International Socialist : Read this book on Questia.

A pioneering attempt to place the role of women within history during the inter-war years when both women's and socialist movements became prominent, this comparative study includes 11 west European countries. • Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism by Kristen Ghodsee is published by Vintage (£).

To order a copy for £ go to or call. The best political books by women: chosen by Gloria Steinem, Mary Beard, Diane Abbott and more (organising “unskilled” workers including women). She was a socialist.

Anthropologist Kristen Ghodsee’s newest book is meant to be provocative. Just read the title: “Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism.” But it also explores a very serious economic Author: Gretchen Frazee.

Other articles where Woman and Socialism is discussed: August Bebel: Frau und der Sozialismus (; Woman and Socialism), which went through many editions and translations.

This book was the most powerful piece of SPD propaganda for decades. Above all, by its combination of science and prophecy, it served as a blueprint for German social democracy in the conditions produced by.

"Women & Socialism" by Sharon Smith is an enlightening series of essays on the topic of women's struggle for liberation. In an engaging and accessible writing style, Ms. Smith analyzes the class basis of women's oppression and discusses how building a socialist society is critical to achieving equality between the sexes.5/5(3).

Women and Socialism locates the source of women’s oppression in class society, arguing that only a movement integrating the fight for women’s liberation with a struggle against a system that puts profit above human needs can end women’s oppression—along with all other forms of : Haymarket Books.

Bebel's book, Women and Socialism was translated into English by Daniel De Leon of the Socialist Labor Party of America as Woman under Socialism. It figured prominently in the Connolly-DeLeon controversy after James Connolly, then a member of the SLP, denounced it as a "quasi-prurient" book that would repel potential recruits to the socialist movement.

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Women in the so-called ‘socialist’ countries, like women in the other capitalist countries, are not able to make real choices about how to live their lives; they are forced into the economic roles laid down for them by the state.

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Socialism, feminism, and suffragism: the terrible triplets, connected by the same umbilical cord, and fed from the same nursing bottle Summary This book equates feminism and woman suffrage with both socialism and atheism.

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