The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan

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Friedan's book was instrumental in the rise of a new wave of feminism in mid-20th century America by confronting beliefs and systems that limited women's roles in society.
Location
Currently not on view
subject
Women's Rights
Women's History
Writing
National Museum of American History
referenced
Friedan, Betty
maker; author
Friedan, Betty
Credit Line
Gift of Patricia J. Mansfield
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/2 in x 7 in x 1 in; 24.13 cm x 17.78 cm x 2.54 cm
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Political History: Political History, Women's History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
1963
Object Name
book
ID Number
2013.0302.01
accession number
2013.0302
catalog number
2013.0302.01