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Women's and Gender Studies
Victoria Tahmasebi

Week 4 MarxistSocialist Feminisms Materialist AnalysisWho is a Woman y A socially productive person y Definedby her location in the web of social and economic production y No one shared womanhood y Example workingclass women vs capitalist women y Marxist feminism no abstract womanhood Women are defined by their location in capitalist system y Socialist feminism capitalism and patriarchy make a woman who she is do you see the traces of Radical Feminismy A woman is a socially productive person defined by Marxist feminism y The woman is defined not by her sex as radical feminism argues not as an individual defined by liberal feminism but by her economic situation Marxist feminism y What kind of evidence does Marxist feminism offer us Class relations defines women and meny Class differences are important rather than just being say womenHuman Nature y Not what liberalism claim y Hum
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