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Question number: 11

» Theories in Women Studies » Liberalism

MCQ▾

Question

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.

Question number: 12

» Theories in Women Studies » Liberalism

Appeared in Year: 2005

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following: (Dec)
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Kate Millett

(i)

Subjection of Women

(B)

Sara Suleri

(ii)

Meetless Days

(C)

Bell Hooks

(iii)

Yearning: Race, Gender and Cultural Politics

(D)

J. S. Mill

(iv)

Sexual Politics

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

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