The Subjection of Women (1878 ed.)
Mill took up the cause of women’s rights in the face of much opposition from his colleagues in Parliament. In addition to his parliamentary speeches on the matter his most extended defense of the right of women to own property and to participate in political life was The Subjection of Women.
- Author: John Stuart Mill
The Subjection of Women (London: Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer, 1878). 4th edition.
The text is in the public domain.