a program of studies concentrating on the role of women in history, learning, and culture.
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- women's movement,
- women's refuge,
- women's rights,
- women's room,
- women's royal voluntary service,
- women's suffrage,
- women's wear,
Origin of women's studies
First recorded in 1970–75
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courses in history, literature, psychology, etc, that are particularly concerned with women's roles, experiences, and achievements
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