Strong and independent women  

From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia

Jump to: navigation, search
Image:Birth of Venus Botticelli.jpg
This page Strong and independent women is part of the woman series
Illustration: The Birth of Venus (detail), a 1486 painting by Sandro Botticelli

Related e



Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
gynecocracy, feminism

Strong and independent women is a trope connected to third-wave feminism. If you think about strong and independent women in history you arrive at Lilith, Joan of Arc, Catherine the Great, courtesans and George Sand. To encompass it all are women's rights throughout history and in the 20th century: feminism. In the late 20th century there are Riot Grrrls and Girl Power.

Strong and independent women are in the first place financially independent, they can provide in their own means of subsistence.

See also

Unless indicated otherwise, the text in this article is either based on Wikipedia article "Strong and independent women" or another language Wikipedia page thereof used under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License; or on original research by Jahsonic and friends. See Art and Popular Culture's copyright notice.

Personal tools