Feminism in Poland

The history of feminism in Poland has traditionally been divided into seven "waves," beginning in the 19th century.

Read more about Feminism In Poland:  First Wave (1800–30), Second Wave (1830–63), Third Wave (1870–1900), Fourth Wave (1900–18), Fifth Wave (1920–40), Sixth Wave (1948–89), Seventh Wave (1989–now)

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Feminism In Poland - Seventh Wave (1989–now)
... New democratic Poland experienced the seventh wave of feminism and was suddenly confronted with concepts of Western second-wave feminism that at once met with fierce ... Western feminism has often been erroneously identified with the prior Communist reproductive policy, similar in some aspects, and feminism for that reason has often been ... But Polish feminism is seemingly undergoing change new feminist books include Agnieszka Graff’s Świat bez kobiet (World without Women) (2001), which directly points out ...

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