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Misogyny in the movies

the De Palma question

by MacKinnon, Kenneth

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Published by University of Delaware Press, Associated University Presses in Newark, London, Cranbury, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • De Palma, Brian -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Misogyny in motion pictures.,
  • Women in motion pictures.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKenneth MacKinnon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.D4 M33 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p. :
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2061069M
    ISBN 100874133769
    LC Control Number88040607

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Misogyny manifests in numerous ways, including social exclusion, sex discrimination, hostility, androcentrism, patriarchy, male privilege, belittling of women, disenfranchisement of women, violence against women, and sexual objectification.

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Roberts argues that older than tragedy and comedy was a misogynistic tradition in Greek literature, reaching back at least as far as Hesiod. Misogyny comes into English from the ancient Greek word misogunia (μισογυνία), which survives in two passages. The earlier, longer, and more complete passage comes from a.

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