Waves of feminism

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Waves of Feminism may refer to:

  • First-wave feminism, early 20th century (1900 to 1959), focusing on women's suffrage, property rights, and political candidacy
  • Second-wave feminism, 1960s to 1980s, focusing on reducing inequalities in sex, family, the workplace, reproductive rights, de facto inequalities, and official legal inequalities
  • Third-wave feminism, 1990s to 2000s, focusing on embracing individualism and diversity
  • Fourth-wave feminism, 2008 to present-day, focusing on combating sexual harassment, assault, and misogyny

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