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Feminism: General Points of Criticism


Liberal Feminists
Have focused their attention upon "equality of opportunity" between males and
females. They have largely ignored the study of social structural factors that other
Feminists see as a basic cause of inequality in capitalist societies for example,
patriarchy and the inequalities created by…

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Radical Feminists have been critical of the emphasis placed upon Capitalist forms of
exploitation. The main argument here is that patriarchal forms of exploitation have
existed in all known societies, not just Capitalist ones. In addition, they argue that
patriarchy predates Capitalism which makes it a more significant explanation of…

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