• Women, Sport, Society: Further Reflections, Reaffirming Mary Wollstonecraft book cover

    Women, Sport, Society

    Further Reflections, Reaffirming Mary Wollstonecraft, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberta J Park, Patricia Vertinsky

    During the last four decades women’s and gender history have become vibrant fields including studies of attitudes regarding the limited physical and other abilities of females as well as studies of the accomplishments of notable female athletes. We have become increasingly aware that women have…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
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    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Arab, Muslim, Woman: Voice and Vision in Postcolonial Literature and Film book cover

    Arab, Muslim, Woman

    Voice and Vision in Postcolonial Literature and Film, 1st Edition

    By Lindsey Moore

    Given a long history of representation by others, what themes and techniques do Arab Muslim women writers, filmmakers and visual artists foreground in their presentation of postcolonial experience? Lindsey Moore’s groundbreaking book demonstrates ways in which women appropriate textual and visual…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19
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    Transformations

  • Women in the Judiciary book cover

    Women in the Judiciary

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ulrike Schultz, Gisela Shaw

    Does gender matter in judging? And if so, in what way? Why were there so few women judges only two or three decades ago, and why are there so many now in most countries of the Western world? How do women judges experience their work in a previously male-dominated environment? What are their…

    Paperback – 2014-04-24
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  • Women in Stuart England and America: A Comparative Study book cover

    Women in Stuart England and America

    A Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    By Roger Thompson

    Originally published in 1974, this study offers valuable perspectives on the status and roles of women in Stuart England and in the newly settled colonies of North America, particularly Massachusetts and Virginia. Incorporating both new research on the subject, and the findings of other scholars on…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Mary Wollstonecraft: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Janet Todd

    First published in 1976, this was the first comprehensive annotated bibliography of Mary Wollstonecraft’s works and most of the critical and biographical comments on her in English written between 1788 and 1975. It is designed both as a research tool for scholars and students and as a revelation of…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Sex and Class in Women's History: Essays from Feminist Studies book cover

    Sex and Class in Women's History

    Essays from Feminist Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith L. Newton, Mary P. Ryan, Judith R. Walkowitz

    The essays collected in this volume reflect the upsurge of interest in the research and writing of feminist history in the 1970s/80s and illustrate the developments which have taken place – in the types of questions asked, the methodologies employed, and the scope and sophistication of the…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • The Nazi Organisation of Women book cover

    The Nazi Organisation of Women

    1st Edition

    By Jill Stephenson

    The Nazi’s were implacably opposed to feminism and women’s independence. Rosa Luxemburg became a symbol of all that most horrified them in German society, in particular because of her involvement in active politics. Nazi ideology saw women in the activist role of 'wives, mothers and home-makers',…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Women Remember: An Oral History book cover

    Women Remember

    An Oral History, 1st Edition

    By Anne Smith

    In this fascinating book, originally published in 1989, Anne Smith records interviews with a group of octogenerian women, covering all social classes and a great variety of experience. She allows the women to speak for themselves, bringing to light the submerged history of ordinary women's lives.…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • The Nineteenth-century Woman: Her Cultural and Physical World book cover

    The Nineteenth-century Woman

    Her Cultural and Physical World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sara Delamont, Lorna Duffin

    This collection of papers draws on insights from social anthropology to illuminate historical material, and presents a set of closely integrated studies on the inter-connections between feminism and medical, social and educational ideas in the nineteenth century. Throughout the book evidence from…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Changing Ideas about Women in the United States, 1776-1825 book cover

    Changing Ideas about Women in the United States, 1776-1825

    1st Edition

    By Janet Wilson James

    Written in 1954 and published in 1981, this fascinating study remains authoritative as an account of a body of opinion about women’s nature and role that was in vogue in America during the first half-century after independence. Combining intellectual and social history, this work was one of…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Women in Public, 1850-1900: Documents of the Victorian Women's Movement book cover

    Women in Public, 1850-1900

    Documents of the Victorian Women's Movement, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Hollis

    Assembling a full and comprehensive collection of material which illustrates all aspects of the emergent women’s movement during the years 1850-1900, this fascinating book will prove invaluable to students of nineteenth century social history and women's studies, to those studying the Victorian…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Women Workers in the Second World War: Production and Patriarchy in Conflict book cover

    Women Workers in the Second World War

    Production and Patriarchy in Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Penny Summerfield

    The Second World War is often seen as a period of emancipation, because of the influx of women into paid work, and because the state took steps to relieve women of domestic work. This study challenges such a picture. The state approached the removal of women from the domestic sphere with extreme…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

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