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Kate Manne

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Kate Manne is an Australian philosopher, associate professor of philosophy at Cornell University, and author. Her work is primarily in feminist philosophy, moral philosophy and social philosophy.
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How to Raise a Feminist Son
Motherhood, Masculinity, and the Making of My Family
Sonora Jha - Apr 06, 2021
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A mother-son love story for feminists who hope to change the world, one kind boy at a time.From teaching consent to counteracting problematic messages from the media, well-meaning family, and the culture at large, there is big work to be done with our boys. This empowering book offers much-needed insight and actionable advice. It's also a dazzling ...
Kate Manne
May 03, 2021
An excellent book--I've been recommending it far and wide.      source
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We Are Not Born Submissive
How Patriarchy Shapes Women's Lives
Manon Garcia - Mar 30, 2021
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A philosophical exploration of female submission, using insights from feminist thinkers--especially Simone de Beauvoir--to reveal the complexities of women's reality and lived experienceWhat role do women play in the perpetuation of patriarchy? On the one hand, popular media urges women to be independent, outspoken, and career-minded. Yet, this sam...
Kate Manne
Mar 10, 2021
@ManonGarciaFR @pedrorgld @MattRohal @tamer_d_ My absolute pleasure. It's a brilliant book.      source
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Know My Name
A Memoir
Chanel Miller - Sep 24, 2019
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The riveting, powerful memoir of the woman whose statement to Brock Turner gave voice to millions of survivors. She was known to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter. Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting her on Stanford's campus. Her victim impact statemen...
Kate Manne
Oct 23, 2019
"But why are they allowed to touch us until we physically fight them off? Why is the door open until we have to slam it shut?" ~Chanel Miller, Say My Name. A brilliant and heartbreaking book.      source