Margaret Thatcher: ‘An Example to our Daughters’ or the Feminine Face of Patriarchal Politics? By Catherine Hart

The Iron Lady or a woman conforming to patriarchal expectations in 1980s Britain? A Feminist icon or the feminine face of patriarchal politics? Since the end of her almost twelve-year term as Prime Minister in 1990, the legacy of Margaret Thatcher is one that has been widely debated in Britain.