Week 1: theory, feminism, feminist theory (jan 9th) Liberalism: we have free rights, have the ability to do what we like under a reasonable limit: most important principle: we have the right; human beings are equal. Marxist feminism theory: started the penis envy state of women jealous of men having a penis. Scenario why did amina stop talking to susan? . Amina decides to end friendship with susan; ppl started gossiping and wonder why. Sarah (a friend) created theory that s was badmouthing amina which is why amina broke up with susan. Simply a guess and does not know for sure and is not theorizing because she only offered a guess. Guessing suggest there is a right answer out there. Theory is not about the right answer, speculation act, not true or false facts. All theory make sense that compete with each other, no one theory tells you the whole truth.