|Herland is a utopian novel from 1915, written by feminist Charlotte Perkins Gilman. The book describes an isolated society comprised entirely of women who reproduce via parthenogenesis (asexual reproduction). The result is an ideal social order, free of war, conflict and domination. It first appeared as a serial in Gilman's monthly magazine Forerunner.|
- Chapter 1: A Not Unnatural Enterprise
- Chapter 2: Rash Advances
- Chapter 3: A Peculiar Imprisonment
- Chapter 4: Our Venture
- Chapter 5: A Unique History
- Chapter 6: Comparisons Are Odious
- Chapter 7: Our Growing Modesty
- Chapter 8: The Girls of Herland
- Chapter 9: Our Relations and Theirs
- Chapter 10: Their Religions and Our Marriages
- Chapter 11: Our Difficulties
- Chapter 12: Expelled
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