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Women and the Enlightenment

1st Edition

By Margaret Hunt


108 pages

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Hardback: 9780866561907
pub: 1984-01-01
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This examination of previously unexplored aspects of women’s roles in the European Enlightenment will enhance yur understanding of the culture and the role played by women.

Table of Contents

Contents Foreword

  • Women and the Enlightenment: Introduction
  • Mary Astell’s Response to the Enlightenment
  • Hawkers, Bawlers, and Mercuries: Women and the London Press in the Early Enlightenment
  • Freemasonry, Women and the Paradox of the Enlightenment
  • Reference Notes Included

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies