Can We Achieve Gender Equality?
“The idea of women moving through the world as freely as men should sell itself,” Roxane Gay said. That is not the case. Women lag behind men when it comes to freedom, money, respect, and education. Can We Achieve Gender Equality? delves into the ways philosophy explores a woman’s place in the world. Men have controlled women in countless ways. But from voting rights to #MeToo, women have persisted in their quest to change traditions and remake their own lives. Can We Achieve Gender Equality? takes readers into the bold history of women’s thought and encourages them to answer one of philosophy’s thorniest questions.