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Some Comments on the Role of Lesbianism in Feminist Economic Transformation


  • Julie Matthaei


This paper explores the relationship between feminism and lesbianism, arguing both that feminism has encouraged and supported lesbianism, and that the existence of lesbian feminism supports both feminist goals in general and heterosexual feminists in particular.

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  • Julie Matthaei, 1998. "Some Comments on the Role of Lesbianism in Feminist Economic Transformation," Feminist Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 4(2), pages 83-88.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:femeco:v:4:y:1998:i:2:p:83-88 DOI: 10.1080/135457098338473

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    1. Matthaei, J. & Amott, T., 1997. "Global Capitalism, Difference, and Women's Liberation: Towards a Liberated Economy," Papers 97-03, Wellesley College - Department of Economics.
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