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heyduggeeallday Sat 18-Mar-17 21:16:16

I'm kinda new and would love to learn more about feminism. I've seen a book called Milk and Honey (not sure of author). Does anyone know if this is a good book to start with?

HelenDenver Sat 18-Mar-17 23:22:18

I don't know that one.

Cordelia Fine, Delusions of Gender is a good read!

heyduggeeallday Sun 19-Mar-17 10:48:21

Brilliant thank you!!smile

VestalVirgin Sun 19-Mar-17 10:50:50

Germaine Greer, The Female Eunuch is also a classic. (and one of the few books on feminism I have read, admittedly.)

Sadik Sun 19-Mar-17 10:56:22

An enthusiastic second to Delusions of Gender.

heyduggeeallday Sun 19-Mar-17 21:17:04

Thank you!!

Usermuser Sun 19-Mar-17 23:18:14

The Equality Illusion by Kate Banyard. It's great, so well researched. Everything she says is backed up by studies and statistics.

phoolani Mon 20-Mar-17 23:11:31

A third for delusions of gender. I'm currently reading Testosterone Rex which is also completely fab. I couldn't love Fine more.
Also, read bell hooks, Ain't I a Woman is great.

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