The Patriarchs: The Origins of Inequality by Angela Saini

The Patriarchs: The Origins of Inequality

Angela Saini

256 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

nonfiction feminism history challenging informative reflective medium-paced


For fans of Sapiens and The Dawn of Everything, a groundbreaking exploration of gendered oppression—its origins, its histories, our attempts to understand it, and our efforts to combat itFor centuries, societies have treated male domination as nat...

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challenging 37%
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hopeful 15%
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adventurous 4%
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