Good Ideas of the 20th Century The Female Orgasm (1993)

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Shere Hite argues that ideas of sex has been male-led and that the general denial of the female orgasm was symptomatic of the second-class role given to women for centuries. However, since the development of feminism and the `discovery' of the female orgasm, women are better able to demand equality - a trend she dubs - Feminist Enlightment.

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