religion, it has always been an unsettled topic of concern. Equality between men and
voted into our government for their ability to make law abiding decisions. It is my
interpretation is that Abigail Adams believes that women should be recognized in the
republican society. Abigail threatens a rebellion if herself and other women are not given
daughters whereas John thinks the sons are being deprived of education. John Adams
plainly laughs at his wife s remarks. He explains the turbulence that has broken out
It is brought to me that John Adams believes, and will forever believe, in the absolute
power of men in the republican society. Abigail Adams feels that women should have
more of an opportunity in the republican society. John Adams believes that the
masculine system is fine as it is.
According to Benjamin Rush, women s education is extremely important. He
believes that female education should be accommodated to the welfare of society,
manner, and the government of the country. As I understand it, Rush wants women to be
Rush looks highly upon novels and believes that reading them will make a young lady
Primarily, Rush concludes that if females were better educated, they would be
more useful in domestic life. Children would learn wisdom in all aspects if their mothers
were better educated. Benjamin Rush is a smart man and I agree with a lot of his writing.
Men and women should always be treated as equals. John and Abigail had a
different opinion on that. She believed they should and he believed they shouldn t. Rush
believed that if women were educated on the same things as men, life all together would
have been better.
Equality has long been a major issue in society. As for myself, there is no reason
that any one person should be treated better or worse than the next. Everyone should
apart of the republican society.