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The Feminine Mystique
Original title The Feminine Mystique
Author Betty Friedan
Genre Crime Fiction , Tragedy
Language English
Characters Betty Friedan, but the book also includes her husband and children, her friends and colleagues, various experts she interviews
Published February 19, 1963
ISBN 394720245
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In “The Feminine Mystique”, Betty Friedan explores the idea that women in the 1950s were unhappy because they were not able to fully express themselves. She argues that the suburban housewife role was not fulfilling for women and that they needed to find other ways to express themselves. Friedan also discusses the problems with the education system at the time, which she believed was not preparing women for the workforce.

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