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In defense of women.

H. L. Mencken

In defense of women.

by H. L. Mencken

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Published by Garden City Publishing Company in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woman -- Social and moral questions

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA star book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1221 M5 1922
    The Physical Object
    Pagination210p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17964886M

    In Defense of Women is an autobiography detailing Gertner’s journey from a 29 year old “lapsed radical” and defender of accused cop killer Susan Saxe to Federal District Judge. As a young woman still somewhat disenchanted by law school, I found Gertner’s book refreshing. Someone who had made it! Too Heavy a Load celebrates this century's rich history of black women defending themselves, from Ida B. Wells to Anita Hill. Although most prominently a history of the century-long struggle against racism and male chauvinism, Deborah Gray White also movingly illuminates black women's painful struggle to hold their racial and gender identities intact while feeling the inexorable pull of the.

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      In Defense of Women | H. L. Mencken | Social Science | Audiobook full unabridged | English | 1/3 Content of the video and Sections beginning time (clickable) - . In Defense of the Princess book. Read 53 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This was a great (and fast) read - a defense of the idea that women can be strong, smart, and accomplished without giving up the desire to be feminine and to wear a tiara. Its about how we can embrace the qualities that make a true princess /5.


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Clearly and cleanly written, it tells the story of Judge Gertner's humble beginnings, her struggles, her triumphs and losses; and her rise to the Federal Bench/5(14). Originally published inthis book considers topics that remain of vital interest to today's readers, including monogamy, prostitution, the double standard, sexual harassment, and declining birth and marriage rates.

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U.S. District Court Judge (Massachusetts) Gertner spent 25 years as a civil-rights and criminal-defense lawyer before being confirmed in Her thoroughly engaging, outspoken memoir about those years might be considered a bold move for a seated judge who should maintain an image of neutrality, but not a surprising one if you consider the values that have defined her : Nancy Gertner.

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