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Favorite Feminist Science Fiction

Description: Recommend science fiction that takes a strong feminist perspective. Note: this does not automatically mean sci-fi written by a woman or with a woman character; a feminist theme should be present.

Members: 35 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
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1,565 members, 39 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)
6
1,877 members, 35 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)
9
997 members, 36 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
10
1,999 members, 39 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
11
1,734 members, 41 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)
12
977 members, 39 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
13
741 members, 10 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)
14
728 members, 7 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
15
3,164 members, 239 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)
16
2,380 members, 71 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)
17
1,601 members, 17 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)
18
1,244 members, 26 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Explanations:

kceccato (3): One of the more sympathetically depicted matriarchal societies in sci-fi.

19
1,086 members, 17 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
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761 members, 28 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)
21
698 members, 19 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
22
572 members, 5 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)
23
549 members, 11 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
24
516 members, 16 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)
25
314 members, 6 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)
26
309 members, 10 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)
27
200 members, 2 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)
28
2,208 members, 43 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
29
2,188 members, 54 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
30
858 members, 31 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)
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822 members, 7 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
32
777 members, 53 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)
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300 members, 5 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)
35
265 members, 5 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)
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253 members, 5 reviews
3.19 stars (3.19 stars)
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226 members, 6 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
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202 members, 7 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)
41
155 members, 4 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)
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3 members, 0 reviews
5 stars (5 stars)
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2,250 members, 67 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)
45
2,031 members, 58 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: Myyst, Dilara86

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1,416 members, 26 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)
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1,048 members, 10 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
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977 members, 27 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)
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917 members, 15 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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642 members, 5 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)
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538 members, 7 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)
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489 members, 6 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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359 members, 4 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: calm, Quaisior

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231 members, 10 reviews
3.27 stars (3.27 stars)
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226 members, 9 reviews
3 stars (3 stars)
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217 members, 9 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)
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215 members, 3 reviews
3.36 stars (3.36 stars)
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151 members, 3 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)
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148 members, 2 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)
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140 members, 1 review
3.23 stars (3.23 stars)
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84 members, 6 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: psybre, karenb

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6,001 members, 159 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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4,543 members, 47 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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4,489 members, 327 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: KingRat

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4,353 members, 43 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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4,269 members, 37 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,975 members, 37 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,622 members, 67 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,546 members, 23 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,498 members, 56 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,486 members, 39 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,413 members, 47 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,346 members, 38 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,226 members, 145 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: KingRat

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2,223 members, 36 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,092 members, 32 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,049 members, 111 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: psybre

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2,041 members, 34 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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2,038 members, 57 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: kceccato, Quaisior

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I don't think a feminist book has the strong heroine depend on men to save her.

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1,933 members, 57 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: psybre

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1,886 members, 43 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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1,870 members, 38 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: kceccato

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1,744 members, 123 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: KingRat

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1,531 members, 105 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)
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1,482 members, 45 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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1,365 members, 55 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: melsbks, karenb

Thumbs down: souloftherose

Explanations:

souloftherose (0): Not sure this has a strong feminist theme

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1,290 members, 73 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)
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1,229 members, 42 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: mkbird

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1,180 members, 84 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: karenb

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1,097 members, 25 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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986 members, 13 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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979 members, 19 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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917 members, 38 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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879 members, 9 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: tottman

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855 members, 20 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: Quaisior

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (February 2012)

Type: Unnumbered

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