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de Beauvoir, Simone

Pronunciation: /də ˈbəʊvwɑː/
/də bovwaʀ/
(1908–86), French existentialist philosopher, novelist, and feminist. Her best-known work is The Second Sex (1949), a central book of the ‘second wave’ of feminism. She had a lifelong association with Jean-Paul Sartre.
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