Material Feminism

Material feminism examines the "material conditions under which social arrangements, including those of gender hierarchy, develop" It argues that "material conditions of all sorts play a vital role in the social production of gender". Material feminism also considers how women and men of various races and ethnicities are kept in their lower economic status due to an imbalance of power that privileges those who already have privilege, thereby protecting the status quo.

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Material Feminism - Relationship To Marxist Feminism
... The term Material feminism was first used in 1975 by Christine Delphy ... concept has its roots in socialist and Marxist feminism Rosemary Hennessay and Chrys Ingraham, editors of Materialist Feminism A Reader in Class, Difference, and ...

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