Definition of women's studies

: the multidisciplinary study of the social status and societal contributions of women and the relationship between power and gender

First Known Use of women's studies

1972

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WOMEN'S STUDIES Defined for English Language Learners

women's studies

Definition of women's studies for English Language Learners

  • : the study of subjects relating to women, their roles in history, and their contributions to society


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