Gender Studies | Topics in Gender Studies: Feminism and Value: The Feminist Writings of Simone de Beauvoir
G302 | 2604 | Brand, Peg


Feminism and Value offers a study of several key writings by the
French feminist philosopher, Simone de Beauvoir: the short
story "The Woman Destroyed," the philosophical text The Ethics of
Ambiguity, and her influential work, The Second Sex (1949,
translated 1952). There will be five writing assignments; some will
be in-class, others take-home. Class participation factors into a
student's final grade.