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Reed, Evelyn

Overview
Works: 78 works in 329 publications in 8 languages and 3,991 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Juvenile works  Essays 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: HQ504, 301.421
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Most widely held works about Evelyn Reed
 
Most widely held works by Evelyn Reed
Woman's evolution from matriarchal clan to patriarchal family by Evelyn Reed( Book )

57 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kvindernes udvikling gennem tiderne fra matriarkalisk klan til patriarkalisk familie. Denne bog omhandler patriarkat
Problems of women's liberation; a Marxist approach by Evelyn Reed( Book )

54 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1969
Sexism & science by Evelyn Reed( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmetics, fashions, and the exploitation of women by Joseph Hansen( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sixty years ago, an article published in the socialist weekly the Militant sparked a lively debate on how the cosmetics and “fashion” industries play on the economic and emotional insecurities of women and youth to rake in profits. Today that exchange, contained in this book, a Marxist classic, offers an introduction to the origin of women's oppression and the struggle for liberation."--publisher
Writings of Leon Trotsky by Leon Trotsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is biology womans̕ destiny? by Evelyn Reed( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Féminisme et anthropologie by Evelyn Reed( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une histoire de la femme dans la société préhistorique, à la lumière de l'anthropologie. Rappelons que la période préhistorique a duré un million d'années et a pris fin il y a environ huit mille ans. Cette étude est d'un bon niveau sur le plan scientifique; elle traite du matriarcat puis du passage du matriarcat au patriarcat. On y trouve aussi beaucoup d'éléments sur l'histoire de l'humanité à cette époque reculée
In defense of the women's movement : articles by Ruthann Miller( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reply to Dr. Benjamin Spock / Ruthann Miller -- Reply to Pete Hamill of the N.Y. Post / Mary-Alice Waters -- Reply to Clara Colon of the Communist party / Evelyn Reed
Abortion is a woman's right! : articles by Pat Grogan( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An answer to "The naked ape" and other books on aggression by Evelyn Reed( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oorspr. titel en uitg. Is man an aggressive ape? in International Socialist Review, nov. 1970
Sexo contra sexo o clase contra clase by Evelyn Reed( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings of Leon Trotsky : [English-Language translations by Leon Trotsky( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The myth of women's inferiority by Evelyn Reed( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A participant in the militant workers' movement in the U.S.A., the author explodes the myth, shatters the age-old notion which still dominates society. She claims that "it was the women who pulled humanity forward and out of the animal kingdom"--"and it was their achievements in the production, cultural and intellectual life which made civilization possible"--Cover
Writings of Leon Trotsky by Leon Trotsky( Book )

in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El aborto : derecho fundamental de la mujer by Pat Grogan( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cub Scout book of cowboys and Indians by Evelyn Reed( Book )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sesso contro sesso o classe contro classe? : il mito dell'inferiorità della donna by Evelyn Reed( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origin of the family, private property, and the state, in the light of the researches of Lewis H. Morgan by Friedrich Engels( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frederick Engels' classic work was first published in 1884. In it he sets out a materialist explanation for the oppression of women. He shows that women's subjugation is inextricably bound up with the dissolution of the egalitarian 'primitive' commune and the emergence of class society -- characterised by private property, the family and the state. Engels' analysis gives the lie to any claims that women's oppression is eternal, a function of their biology or the supposed natural order of things. In the earliest human societies, despite their material poverty, women were not oppressed -- oppression came only with class society. Likewise, only the overthrow of capitalism will lay the basis for women's full and final emancipation. Today, women's rights are under attack -- across the globe and on all fronts. In their various ways, neoliberal ideology, religious fundamentalism and crude genetic determinism all suggest that women's second-class status is somehow natural, rather than being the product of a rotten social system. The struggle for women's rights needs to be informed by a scientific analysis of how women became the oppressed sex. Pat Brewer provides an introduction to Engels' pioneering study, updating it in the light of contemporary evidence. This is essential reading for feminists today
Writings of Leon Trotsky. by Leon Trotsky( Book )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings of Leon Trotsky. [Edited by George Breitman and Evelyn Reed by Leon Trotsky( Book )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Woman's evolution from matriarchal clan to patriarchal family
Alternative Names
Andreas, Evelyn 1905-1979

Evelyn Reed American activist

Evelyn Reed Amerikaans schrijfster (1905-1979)

Evelyn Reed personnalité politique américaine

Evelyn Reed político estadounidense

Evelyn Reed US-amerikanesch Politikerin

Evelyn Reed US-amerikanische Politikerin

Horwit, Evelyn

Horwit, Evelyn 1905-1979

Novack, Evelyn

Novack, Evelyn 1905-1979

Rīd, Īfilīn

اولین رید نویسنده آمریکایی

ريد، إيفلين

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Problems of women's liberation; a Marxist approachSexism & scienceCosmetics, fashions, and the exploitation of womenIs biology womans̕ destiny?Abortion is a woman's right! : articlesSexo contra sexo o clase contra claseEl aborto : derecho fundamental de la mujerThe origin of the family, private property, and the state, in the light of the researches of Lewis H. MorganWritings of Leon Trotsky.