Invited address presented at the meeting of the Women's National Democratic Club, Washington, D.C., June 8, 1970.
The Emancipation of Man1
Article first published online: 14 APR 2010
1972 The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Journal of Social Issues
Volume 28, Issue 2, pages 237–246, Spring 1972
How to Cite
Palme, O. (1972), The Emancipation of Man. Journal of Social Issues, 28: 237–246. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-4560.1972.tb00027.x
- Issue published online: 14 APR 2010
- Article first published online: 14 APR 2010
A fundamental idea embraced today in Sweden is that one must aim for change which emancipates men as well as women from the restrictive effects engendered by the traditional sex-roles — culturally conditioned expectations on an individual on account of sex. Implications and consequences of changes which may evolve are considered and an example of taxation reform recently instituted in Sweden is presented.