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"This has always been a man's world, and none of the reasons that have been offered in explanation have seemed adequate." -- Simone De Beauvoir
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Simone Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir, called Simone de Beauvoir (; January 9, 1908 — April 14, 1986), was a French writer, existentialist philosopher, feminist, Marxist, and social theorist. She wrote novels, monographs on philosophy, politics, and social issues, essays, biographies, and an autobiography in several volumes. She is now best known for her metaphysical novels, including She Came to Stay and The Mandarins, and for her 1949 treatise The Second Sex, a detailed analysis of women's oppression and a foundational tract of contemporary feminism. She is also noted for her lifelong polyamorous relationship with Jean-Paul Sartre.

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Total Books: 314
Memoiren einer Tochter aus gutem Hause
1997 - Memoiren Einer Tochter Aus Gutem Hause [German Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783499110665
ISBN-10: 3499110660
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The Second Sex  The Classic Manifesto of the Liberated Woman
1974 - The Second Sex the Classic Manifesto of the Liberated Woman (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780394712277
ISBN-10: 0394712277
Genre: Nonfiction
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