Feminism and Feminism

Neuhaus, Richard John
June 1992
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1992, Issue 24, p66
Discusses the significant distinction between liberal feminism and gender or radical feminism. Characteristics of women who choose marriage and motherhood as their path toward realizing their aspirations under the radical feminist catechism of will to power; Information on the radical feminist assertion that consensual rape is the most brutal form of rape; Compatibility of liberal feminism with an understanding of democratic politics.


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