Outspoken, Pulitzer Prize-winningNew York Times Op-Ed columnist Maureen Dowd tackles the hot-button topic of gender politics in this funny, biting, and incisive take on women's place in American society today.*
Are men afraid of smart, successful women? Why did feminism fizzle? Why are so many of todays women freezing their faces and emotions in an orgy of plasticity? Is having it all just a cruel hoax?
In this witty and wide-ranging book, Maureen Dowd looks at the state of the sexual union, raising bold questions and examining everything from economics and presidential politics to pop culture and the why? of the Y chromosome.
In ourever-changing culturewhere locker room talk has become the talk of the town,Are Men Necessary? will intrigue Dowd's devoted readersand anyone trying to sort out the chaos that occurs when sexes collide.
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