Longman History of European Women

  • Women in Eighteenth Century Europe book cover

    Women in Eighteenth Century Europe

    1st Edition

    By Margaret Hunt

    Was the century of Voltaire also the century of women?  In the eighteenth century changes in the nature of work, family life, sexuality, education, law, religion, politics and warfare radically altered the lives of women. Some of these developments caused immense confusion and suffering;…

    Paperback – 2009-10-07
    Routledge
    Longman History of European Women

  • The Making of Modern Woman book cover

    The Making of Modern Woman

    1st Edition

    By Lynn Abrams

    Modern woman was made between the French Revolution and the end of the First World War. In this time, the women of Europe crafted new ideas about their sexuaity, motherhood, the home, the politics of femininity, and their working roles. They faced challenges about what a woman should be and how she…

    Paperback – 2002-07-19
    Routledge
    Longman History of European Women