The Jungle

Author: Upton Sinclair
Publisher: Prestwick House Inc
ISBN: 1580493955
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Upton Sinclair's masterpiece of muckraking fiction-mixed-with-fact led to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Act, but not in time to save the struggling Lithuanian family whose members come to life in The Jungle.

A Vindication Of The Rights Of Men

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1605204544
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Originally published anonymously--and selling out its first edition in weeks--a second edition revealed its author as female... which led to its inevitable dismissal as the "irrational," "emotional" work of a "mere" woman.

A Vindication Of The Rights Of Men In A Letter To The Right Honourable Edmund Burke

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
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your sensibility when you could utter this cruel mockery, equally insulting to God
and man ? Go hence, thou slave of impulse, look into the ... When, on a late
melancholy occa^- sion, a very important question was agitated, with what
indecent warmth did you treat a woman, for I shall not lay any stress on her title,
whose conduct in lise has deserved praise, though not, perhaps, the servile
elogiums which have been lavished on the queen. But sympathy, and you tell us
that you have a ...

A Vindication Of The Rights Of Woman

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1603849386
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This edition features a shrewd, annotated abridgment of Mary Wollstonecrafts A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) accompanied by an array of texts that help situate the Vindication in its political, historical, and intellectual ...

A Vindication Of The Rights Of Woman Vintage Feminism Short Edition

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473521920
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not be thrown down to exalt another – for all power inebriates weak man; and its
abuse proves that the more equality there is established among men, the more
virtue and happiness will reign in society. After attacking the sacred majesty of
kings, I shall scarcely excite surprise by adding my firm persuasion that every
profession, in which great subordination of rank constitutes its power, is highly
injurious to morality. It is of great importance to observe that the character of
every man is, ...

Called To Civil Existence

Author: Enit Karafili Steiner
Publisher: Rodopi
ISBN: 9401210381
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Engaging Wollstonecraft's famous argument from a variety of critical perspectives, a range of contemporary scholars offer new trajectories in this volume for the study of Wollstonecraft's historic work and its relevance to our time.