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MAKERS: WOMEN WHO MAKE AMERICA

The Feminine Mystique

  • Aired: 02/26/2013
  • 03:07
  • Rating: NR
In 1963 Betty Friedan wrote The Feminine Mystique, and exposed he happy homemaker myth. Many women wanted the opportunity of a career of their own.
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Betty Friedan wrote The Feminine Mystique in 1963, an expose on the happy homemaker myth.
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