Publication Date: Oct 16, 2014 List Price: $26.95 (store prices may vary) Format: Paperback Classification: Nonfiction Page Count: 220 ISBN13: 9781138821514 Imprint: Routledge
Parent Company: Routledge
A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain’t I a Woman has become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black woman’s involvement with feminism, hooks attempts to move us beyond racist and sexist assumptions. The result is nothing short of groundbreaking, giving this book a critical place on every feminist scholar’s bookshelf.