To Have And To Hold


Argumentative Essay:
Betty Friedan, one of the most influential early second-wave feminists, believed that the generation of women described in To Have and To Hold lacked identities of their own, that they were always defined as somebody’s wife or somebody’s mother who facilitated, nurtured, and sacrificed for others, like true women of another era.

After reading To Have and To Hold by Jessica Weiss, how accurate do you think her assumptions/beliefs are?