THE SECOND SEX is a hymn to human freedom and a classic of the existentialist movement.
It also has claims to be the most important s ingle book in the history of feminism.
In the forty years since its publication De Beauvoir's then revolutionary thesis - that the subordination of women is not a fact of nature but the product of social conditioning has become part of our everyday thinking.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 786 pages
- Publisher: Everyman
- Publication Date: 18/03/1993
- Category: Feminism & feminist theory
- ISBN: 9781857151374