Caliban and the Witch (Staff Pick)

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Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation By Silvia Federici Cover Image
ISBN: 9781570270598
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Published: Autonomedia - September 15th, 2004

Pivotal in Feminist, Marxist, and Early Modern European Studies, this academic exploration of why “the rise of capitalism was coeval with a war against women” ties together, among other things: witch hunts, women’s unpaid labor, appropriation of the female body, and women’s resistance as heretics, herbalists, and thinkers.
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