The Feminine Mystique Author:Betty Friedan The famous bestseller that ignited women's liberation. — Is the American Woman on a pedestal or in a trap? — For years American women have been assured that they had all they needed to be perfectly happy and fulfilled--hardworking husbands, lovely houses, and wonderful babies, babies, babies. — Then why all of the tranquilizers? The liquor? The adu... more »lteries? The problem children? The suicides in the suburbs? And the terrible, gnawing inner malaise?
Today American women are awakening to the fact that they have been sold into virtual slavery by a lie invented and marketed by men. One book has named that lie and told women what to do about it.
"Angry and thoroughly documented... it is going to provoke the daylights out of almost everyone." - LIFE« less