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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. Hooks claims that who must fight domestic violence before it can be ended?
2. What type of man does hooks describe as feeling unimportant and out of control?
3. According to hooks, who began engaging in sadomasochistic behavior, driving heterosexual women to turn to patriarchal models of sexual freedom?
4. According to hooks, what led many women to think they could establish the feminist agenda for women all over the world?
5. What movement rose when anti-feminist thinking gave rise?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe a scenario in which somebody shows that patriarchal violence is acceptable.
2. Hooks claims that women who stayed at home often felt which way?
3. Why were many radical feminists allegedly dismayed by their leaders?
4. What were the benefits of sexual liberation, according to hooks?
5. What types of violence constitute patriarchal violence?
6. What does hooks describe as the challenge to freedom?
7. How have men suffered from the patriarchal system, according to hooks?
8. When were black women finally able to voice their problems with racism in the feminist movement, according to hooks?
9. What are the consequences hooks describes of lacking sexual liberation?
10. What is the difference between a "woman-identified woman" and a "man-identified woman"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why do we need a resurgence of feminism, according to hooks? Is the argument Hooks makes valid about a resurgence of feminism? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
What is the difference between patriarchal violence and domestic violent according to hooks? Why does hooks prefer to use the term patriarchal violence? Do you agree with her? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
What role does marriage have in the feminist movement according to hooks? Why might it be appropriate or inappropriate for marriage and romantic partnership to exist in feminist activism? Is marriage sexist? What arguments does hooks offer?
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