Heterophobia: Sexual Harassment and the Future of Feminism (American Intellectual Culture)

Heterophobia: Sexual Harassment and the Future of Feminism (American Intellectual Culture)

Daphne Patai


What does it suggest to be a feminist at the present time? may still ladies require exact laws to guard them from sexual harassment? Daphne Patai's debatable examine the nation's present epidemic of sexual harassment fees solutions those questions and illuminates complicated ideological struggles inside modern feminism. by way of investigating the continued makes an attempt to manage sexual behavior, Heterophobia argues that women's pursuit of a "comfortable" atmosphere has created a feminist-induced hostility towards males and heterosexuality. Patai identifies the origins and evolution of "the sexual harassment industry," and she or he offers situations of these males and girls whose lives have been ruined via fake or frivolous fees of harassment. A scathing feedback of political and sexual "correctness," this thought-provoking and powerfully argued ebook is certain to incite debate between all americans enthusiastic about the legacy and way forward for women's rights.

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