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Question number: 85

» Theories in Women Studies » Marxism

Appeared in Year: 2010

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Marxist Feminism explains women’s oppression in terms of? (Dec)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Class and gender oppression

b.

Prevalence of Patriarchy

c.

Class oppression

d.

Reproductive oppression

Question number: 86

» Theories in Women Studies » Socialism

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Question

Which of the following contributed to standpoint theory?

  1. Sandra Harding
  2. Arundhati Roy
  3. Patricia Hill Collins
  4. Vandana Shiva

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 1

b.

1 and 3

c.

2 and 3

d.

3 and 4

Question number: 87

» Theories in Women Studies » Basic Concepts

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Patriarchy is defined as: (Dec)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A female dominated society

b.

An egalitarian society

c.

A consumerist society

d.

A male dominated society

Question number: 88

» Theories in Women Studies » Radicalism

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Question

The concept of patriarchy is associated with

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Liberal Feminism

b.

Radical Feminism

c.

Post Modern Feminism

d.

Eco feminism

Question number: 89

» Theories in Women Studies » Liberalism

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Which of the following is correct about Liberal Feminists?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

They focus on individual rights and autonomy; minimise male/female difference; emphasize on equality of opportunity and promote strategies that tear down barriers, seek to extend to women the individual rights gained by men.

b.

They maximise male/female difference but stress disparities in power, especially male dominance; focus on sexuality and sexual relations as key to patriarchal oppression; seek to use law to help women “take control of their own bodies”.

c.

They focus on material conditions and how these create oppressive societal structures, particularly class; emphasize effort to reform communities and institutions; stress social relations and responsibilities more than individual rights.

d.

They maximise male/female difference, stress the positive value of women’s ‘different voice’ and emphasize the importance of incorporating this into the legal system; seek to recover and revalue women’s culture, especially maternal values.

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