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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which groups took the most issue with abortion and contraception?
2. What does hooks propose the public does to avoid passing on misinformation about feminism?
3. When was Ain't I a Woman published?
4. Which of the following is a consequence hooks describes as resulting from the fashion industry?
5. In which classes at her university did hooks feel the most support?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to hooks, what is the ideal situation for women in terms of reproductive rights?
2. How does hooks think the feminist movement hope to reach a broad and diverse audience?
3. Hooks claimed that in order for feminism to regain momentum, what is essential?
4. How did hooks believe that some women actually slowed down progress?
5. How did female bonding play a role in the feminist movement from hooks' perspective?
6. According to hooks, what are the goals of feminism?
7. In the 1960s, how did women show they were not constantly worried about being accepted by men for their appearance?
8. What types of policies, according to hooks, caused women and children to suffer abuse at the hands of existing patriarchy?
9. What did hooks mean when she said that feminism's greatest foe included the "enemy within"?
10. How did conflict result as a matter of class and race in feminism?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does the feminist movement struggle so much to build consciousness and awareness? What suggestions does hooks offer? Are they valid? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
How does hooks describe feminist parents? How can parenting be feminist? Why is feminist parenting significant to the feminist movement?
Essay Topic 3
What does hooks mean when she says that one of feminism's greatest foes was the "enemy within"? Do you agree with her on this issue? Why or why not?
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