Backlash: The Undeclared War against American Women Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 4: Chapter 14.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Yankelovich Monitor surveys find that "masculinity" is often defined as a man being a "good provider." This has negative implications for which of the following aspects of the feminist movement?
(a) Women's desires to control their own fertility.
(b) Women's drive for economic equality.
(c) Women's choices of fashion and clothing.
(d) Women's increasing presence in the political arena.

2. By the 1980s the media begins to hail the arrival of a "________ generation."
(a) Post-feminist.
(b) Anti-feminist.
(c) Post-gender.
(d) Anti-gender.

3. Faludi asserts that the 1980s and early 90s legal attacks against pregnant mothers could not be motivated by a desire to protect fetuses because at the same time which of the following policies was in place?
(a) Doctors refuse treatment to mothers who are poor or are on Medicare.
(b) While mothers are prosecuted for refusing doctor's orders, poor mothers are not provided with the services they need to protect the health of their children.
(c) All answers are correct.
(d) It is the lack of insurance and treatments, not drug addictions, that results in the widening gap between black and white fetal mortality rates.

4. Who is nicknamed "The Breast Man of San Francisco"?
(a) Dr. Hugo Ramirez.
(b) Dr. John Voorhees.
(c) Dr. Robert Harvey.
(d) Dr. Jack Statz.

5. According to Faludi what is the greatest fear of suffrage opponents in the 1910s?
(a) The creation of a "feminist party."
(b) Political indifference by women.
(c) Smaller household sizes among the middle class.
(d) The decline of morality in society.

Short Answer Questions

1. Medical journals define codependency as individuals doing which of the following?

2. ________ issues more miniskirts and says older women want to feel sexy on the job and ________ agrees: "gals" like to show their legs.

3. Grant concludes that women's liberation is a set of "big lies" that lead to all of the following EXCEPT:

4. Grant claims that Gilligan's In a Different Voice teaches her that the "______________" is the essence of being a woman.

5. Faludi makes the point that most women who go mad in 1970s films are repressed and neglected housewives. According to the author, these women do all of the following except what?

(see the answer key)

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