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Unpacking the Mother/daughter Baggage: Reassessing Second- and Third-Wave Tensions

  title={Unpacking the Mother/daughter Baggage: Reassessing Second- and Third-Wave Tensions},
  author={C. Bailey},
  journal={Women’s Studies Quarterly},
  • C. Bailey
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Women’s Studies Quarterly
We want to use our newfound freedoms, and talk about them, and maybe even modify them a bit, but older feminists seem more concerned with just sitting on them, sticking blindly with a single political agenda. No deviation allowed! Janis Cortese (1999) [Y]oung women are celebrating pluralities, embracing their personal and political contradictions: (i.e.: choosing to wear makeup while maintaining a critical stance toward the misogyny inherent in the cosmetic industry) and refusing the feminist… Expand
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