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Jessie Bernard

Jessie Bernard

Sociologist Jessie Bernard anticipated feminist theory by discussing the differences between men’s and women’s experiences and arguing that quantitative studies did not accurately represent women’s stories.

Women's Studies in the United States

Jewish women have played an impressive part in creating women’s studies as an academic discipline in the United States.

Jessie Bernard

Already the best-known woman sociologist of her generation, she quickly became an important voice of American feminism.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Jessie Bernard." (Viewed on December 18, 2014) <http://jwa.org/taxonomy/term/15292>.

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