Was the sexual revolution of the 1960s liberating for women?

When we look at the emergence of the flapper, was the alteration of the appearance of women a feminist statement or did it reflect traditional gender roles? , assignment help

Question Description

 

Essay A Options (Chpter 9 and 10)

Choose one of the two questions below and write a full, detailed and complete answer (should be at least three full paragraphs). Make sure that you support your statements with details from our readings and lectures.

  • When we look at the emergence of the flapper, was the alteration of the appearance of women a feminist statement or did it reflect traditional gender roles? How did flapper’s impact women’s roles in a public way after World War I?
  • Compare and contrast the experiences of young white women and young African American women in the civil rights movement. How did their goals and methods differ? What issues arose between the two groups?

Essay B Options (Chapters 11 and 12)

Choose one of the two questions below and write a full, detailed and complete answer (should be at least three full paragraphs). Make sure that you support your statements with details from our readings and lectures.

  • Was the sexual revolution of the 1960s liberating for women? How does it compare to the sexual revolution of the 1920s? In writing your answer consider both underlying factors as well as the impact of both revolutions on women’s lives.
  • Explain the transition from second-wave to third-wave feminism. Define and explain the significance of each term on women’s lives. How did the focus and goals of feminism change over time?