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Sheila Jeffreys

1948 - Today

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Sheila Jeffreys (born 13 May 1948) is a former professor of political science at the University of Melbourne, born in England. A lesbian feminist scholar, she analyses the history and politics of human sexuality. Jeffreys' argument that the "sexual revolution" on men's terms contributed less to women's freedom than to their continued oppression has both commanded respect and attracted intense criticism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sheila Jeffreys has received more than 287,956 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Sheila Jeffreys is the 5,716th most popular writer, the 4,932nd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 553rd most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Sheila Jeffreys ranks 5,716 out of 5,755Before her are Stella Gibbons, Susan Hill, Joanna Baillie, Brian Jacques, Ferenc Juhász, and Alain Mabanckou. After her are Andrzej Stasiuk, David Diop, Sándor Csoóri, Penelope Lively, Crane Wilbur, and Lorraine Hansberry.

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Among people born in 1948, Sheila Jeffreys ranks 581Before her are Ilkka Kanerva, Adam Musiał, Anders Wejryd, Michael Moran, Pierre Rapsat, and Len Wein. After her are Karen Wetterhahn, Lesław Ćmikiewicz, John Dew, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, T Bone Burnett, and Tom Wolf.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sheila Jeffreys ranks 4,932 out of 7,765Before her are Eddie Thomson (1947), Allan Cunningham (1791), Howard Kendall (1946), Val Guest (1911), Brian Jacques (1939), and Edward Lhuyd (1660). After her are Phoebe Waller-Bridge (1985), Priti Patel (1972), Joan Sims (1930), Alan Cox (1968), Robert James-Collier (1976), and Gilbert Thomas Burnett (1800).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Sheila Jeffreys ranks 553Before her are Alan Hollinghurst (1954), Benjamin Zephaniah (1958), Stella Gibbons (1902), Susan Hill (1942), Joanna Baillie (1762), and Brian Jacques (1939). After her are Dorothy Richardson (1873), Thomas Linacre (1460), Dora Marsden (1882), Lady Charlotte Guest (1812), Frances Wright (1795), and Chris Claremont (1950).