Joan Wallach Scott, Professor Emerita in the School of Social
Science, has authored Sex and Secularism (Princeton
University Press, 2017), which draws on a wealth of scholarship by
second-wave feminists and historians of religion, race, and...
The mid-1950s saw the invention of a new, highly mythologized
housing type, the bachelor pad, articulated most fully in the pages
of Playboy and in films. The bachelor pad is an apartment
for a single professional man, organized for entertaining