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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman
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B006LM3490
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483
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Mary Wollstonecraft (1759 1797) published A Vindication of the Rights of Woman in 1792. It was written in reaction to Rousseaus Emile (1762), which argued that the purpose of a girls education was to make her useful to a man. Wollstonecraft offered a defence of womans ability to reason, given appropriate education. She argued that the limited education given to women ma

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