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date: 14 April 2024

Socialism. 

Source:
The Oxford Encyclopedia Women in World History
Author(s):
Jane SlaughterJane Slaughter

By the close of the French Revolution, the radical egalitarianism of the late eighteenth century had been reformulated to include fundamental restructuring of society and a critique of social relationships, including those between men and women. Socialism was among the resulting ideologies and movements that called for social and economic justice and a better society. These visions for a new order were influenced by the expanding Industrial Revolution, which created new sets of economic and social problems as well as the potential to meet a wide range of human needs.... ...

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