|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to hooks, early activists were remiss for not stressing which of the following?
2. In the scenario that hooks presents, what did the young girl notice about the women who appeared on TV or in magazines?
3. Who did hooks describe as joining the feminist movement out of natural progression?
4. According to hooks, working women received mixed messages from who?
5. According to hooks, what changed the face of the feminist movement more than any other factor?
Short Essay Questions
1. How have men suffered from the patriarchal system, according to hooks?
2. How did many white feminists react to black women pointing out racism within the feminist movement?
3. According to hooks, what still needs to be done for racial relations?
4. Describe a scenario in which somebody shows that patriarchal violence is acceptable.
5. What is required for women to be liberated from Hooks' perspective?
6. What productive suggestions does hooks make for employment?
7. Hooks claims that what changed the face of the feminist movement more than any other factor and why?
8. Hooks claims that patriarchal violence is based on what beliefs?
9. What types of violence constitute patriarchal violence?
10. As long as the patriarchal system of dominance survives, what are the consequences that hooks describes?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
What are the goals of feminism according to hooks? How do feminists seek to accomplish the goals that the movement has set in the way hooks portrays these events? Why are these goals important?
Essay Topic 3
Hooks claims what were the effects of the sexual revolution on contraception and abortion?
This section contains 792 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)