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The Resource Why women have better sex under socialism and other arguments for economic independence, Kristen Ghodsee

Why women have better sex under socialism and other arguments for economic independence, Kristen Ghodsee

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Why women have better sex under socialism and other arguments for economic independence
Title
Why women have better sex under socialism and other arguments for economic independence
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Kristen Ghodsee
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kristen R. Ghodsee's book explains why capitalism is uniquely bad for women and shows that if we adopt and update some ideas from socialism, women's lives will be better - at work, at home and even in the bedroom. In the late 1980s and early 90s, sexologists discovered that East German women living under socialism reported greater sensual pleasure and higher rates of orgasm than their Western counterparts. The horrors and deprivations of Communism are infamous. Less well known is that the socialist insistence in many Eastern and Northern European countries on bringing women out of the home and into the work force - through state provision of education, maternity leave, childcare, and domestic support - transformed their lives for the better
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Ghodsee, Kristen
Dewey number
  • 335'.0082
  • 335'.0082
  • 335.0082
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Women and socialism
  • Politics and Government
Target audience
specialized
Label
Why women have better sex under socialism and other arguments for economic independence, Kristen Ghodsee
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781847925596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781847925596
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Why women have better sex under socialism and other arguments for economic independence, Kristen Ghodsee
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781847925596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781847925596
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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