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A Generation DividedThe New Left, the New Right, and the 1960s$
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Rebecca Klatch

Print publication date: 1999

Print ISBN-13: 9780520217133

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520217133.001.0001

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The Woman Question

The Woman Question

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(p.158) Chapter Six The Woman Question
Source:
A Generation Divided
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Rebecca E. Klatch

Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520217133.003.0007

This chapter discusses the divisions within both SDS and YAF over “the woman question,” over whether women were first- or second-class citizens. It explains that despite objective evidence of male dominance in each group, there was a split among women in each group as to their subjective perceptions of discrimination. The chapter argues that these differences were due primarily to organizational factors and to the availability of a language to identify inequality.

Keywords:   SDS, YAF, woman question, first-class citizens, second-class citizens, male dominance, women, language, inequality, discrimination

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