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What Is Mansplaining?

Date: April 15 2022

Summary: An overview on the concept of mansplaining

Keywords: ##summary #mansplaining #gender #archive


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One such sharply divisive word is the verb "mansplain," coined by Rebecca Solnit

Mansplaining is not just when a man explains something to a woman in a patronizing way. It is when they do it despite there being clear signs that the woman already knows it and possibly knows it better than they do, which fits into a pattern that many women experience across their whole lives, of society generally assuming that men are more knowledgeable than women

How To Cite

Zelko, Jacob. What Is Mansplaining?. April 15 2022.



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