Women, Race, & Class

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Women, Race, & Class

By Angela Yvonne Davis

Vintage Books USA, Paperback, 9780394713519, 271pp.

Publication Date: February 12, 1983


A powerful study of the women's movement in the U.S. from abolitionist days to the present that demonstrates how it has always been hampered by the racist and classist biases of its leaders.

About the Author
Davis studied at Brandeis University and at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. She lives in California and teaches Black Philosophy and Aesthetics as well as courses in women's studies.

Praise For Women, Race, & Class

"As useful an exposition of the current dilemmas of the women's movement as one could hope for."--Los Angeles Times Book Review