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How the Personal Became Political: The Feminist Movement of the 1970s

Reid, Elizabeth


Elizabeth Reid (AO, FASSA, FAIIA) was the first adviser on women's affairs to any head of government in the world, appointed by Prime Minister Gough Whitlam in 1973. Drawing on her own life and writing, and those of other members of the Women's Liberation Movement and the Women's Electoral Lobby, Reid recreates the fire that burned in 1970s feminists. Weaving together connections between sexuality, justice, morality, and the cultural structures of sexism, Reid evokes women's experiences of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018-08-03
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Feminist Studies
DOI: 10.1080/08164649.2018.1498729


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