Friedan

Friedan
/fri dan"/, n.
Betty (Naomi Goldstein) /gohld"steen/, born 1921, U.S. women's-rights leader and writer.

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  • Friedan — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Betty Friedan (1921–2006), US amerikanische Feministin Daniel Friedan (* 1948), US amerikanischer Physiker Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demsel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Friedan — Friedan, 1) Schloß u. Dorf im Bezirk St. Pölten des Kreises Österreich unter der Enns; Kattunfabrik, Eisenwaarenfabrik, Eisenhütte, Kupferhammer; 2) Stadt an der Drau im steyerischen Kreise Marburg; 750 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Friedan —   [ friːdn], Betty Naomi, geborene Goldstein [ gəʊldstaɪn], amerikanische Sozialwissenschaftlerin und Schriftstellerin, * Peoria (Illinois) 4. 2. 1921. Als eine der führenden Vertreterinnen der amerikanischen Frauenbewegung gründete sie 1966 die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Friedan — noun United States feminist who founded a national organization for women (born in 1921) • Syn: ↑Betty Friedan, ↑Betty Naomi Friedan, ↑Betty Naomi Goldstein Friedan • Instance Hypernyms: ↑feminist, ↑women s rightist, ↑women s liberationist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Friedan — Frie|dan, Bet|ty (1921 ) a US writer and ↑feminist (=someone who supports the idea that women should have the same rights and opportunities as men) who argued against the idea that women could only be happy and satisfied if they were wives and… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Friedan — Frie•dan [[t]frɪˈdæn[/t]] n. big Betty (Naomi Goldstein), born 1921, U.S. women s rights leader and writer …   From formal English to slang

  • Friedan — /frəˈdæn/ (say fruh dan) noun Betty (born Elizabeth Naomi Goldstein), 1921–2006, US author and feminist, best known for The Feminine Mystique (1963) …   Australian-English dictionary

  • FRIEDAN, BETTY — (1921–2006), U.S. writer and feminist. Born Naomi Goldstein in Peoria, Illinois, she received her B.A. in psychology from Smith College in 1942. She then held a research fellowship in psychology at the University of California at Berkeley,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Friedan, Betty — orig. Betty Naomi Goldstein born Feb. 4, 1921, Peoria, Ill., U.S. U.S. feminist. She attended Smith College and worked in New York before marrying and having children. Her dissatisfaction with her role as housewife prompted her to write The… …   Universalium

  • Friedan, Betty — (b. 1921) American feminist. Friedan was born in Peoria, Illinois and educated at Smith College. Her book The feminine Mystique (1963), which famously identified ‘the problem that has no name’ is widely considered to have triggered the second… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

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