Battle of the sexes online quiz
In some parts of the world, such restrictions on women continue today.Marcus Porcius Cato resisted attempts to repeal laws limiting women’s use of expensive goods.Olympe de Gouges, a noted playwright, published (1792), the seminal English-language feminist work, was published in England.
This happened only with the Enlightenment, when women began to demand that the new reformist rhetoric about liberty, equality, and natural rights be applied to both sexes.
In medieval Europe, women were denied the right to own property, to study, or to participate in public life.
At the end of the 19th century in France, they were still compelled to cover their heads in public, and, in parts of Germany, a husband still had the right to sell his wife.
As I said in my last post The Roommate Game I am dedicating a few posts to all the RA’s out there.
In celebration of a few of my students finding out that they are going to be RA’s in the fall, Christina, Bisma, and Taylor this goes out to you, and also to my students finishing out their year Marriah and Roger you are both amazing!