History: Women's Suffrage

  • Rethinking American Women's Activism book cover

    Rethinking American Women's Activism

    1st Edition

    By Annelise Orleck

    In this enthralling narrative, Annelise Orleck chronicles the history of the American women's movement from the nineteenth century to the present. Starting with an incisive introduction that calls for a reconceptualization of American feminist history to encompass multiple streams of women's…

    Paperback – 2014-09-26
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    American Social and Political Movements of the 20th Century

  • Rise Up, Women!: The Militant Campaign of the Women's Social and Political Union, 1903-1914 book cover

    Rise Up, Women!

    The Militant Campaign of the Women's Social and Political Union, 1903-1914, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Rosen

    The suffragette movement shattered the domestic tranquillity of Edwardian England. This book is an original and searching study of the formidable organization which led this campaign: the Women’s Social and Political Union. With the use of previously unpublished correspondence of Mrs Emmeline…

    Paperback – 2014-07-04
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Fit Work for Women book cover

    Fit Work for Women

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Burman

    This book presents a collection of papers which discuss the origins of the domestic ideal and its effects on activities usually undertaken by women: not only on women’s wage work, but also on activities either not defined as work or accorded an ambiguous status. It discusses the formation of the…

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

  • Separate Spheres: The Opposition to Women's Suffrage in Britain book cover

    Separate Spheres

    The Opposition to Women's Suffrage in Britain, 1st Edition

    By Brian Harrison

    The British feminist movement has often been studied, but so far nobody has written about its opponents. Dr Harrison argues that British feminism cannot be understood without appreciating the strength and even the contemporary plausibility of ‘the Antis’, as the opponents of women’s suffrage were…

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

  • The Woman Movement: Feminism in the United States and England book cover

    The Woman Movement

    Feminism in the United States and England, 1st Edition

    By William L. O'Neill

    This unusual book traces the development of the feminist movement in America and, to a lesser extent, in England. The comparison between the movements is enlightening. Professor O’Neill starts with Mary Wollstonecraft and traces the development of the attack on Victorian institutions right up to…

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

  • The British Women's Suffrage Campaign 1866-1928: Revised 2nd Edition book cover

    The British Women's Suffrage Campaign 1866-1928

    Revised 2nd Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Harold L. Smith

    This Seminar Study was the first book to trace the British women’s suffrage campaign from its origins in the 1860s through to the achievement of equal suffrage in 1928.  In this second edition, Smith provides new evidence drawn from the author’s research on how the main post-…

    Paperback – 2009-11-26
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    Seminar Studies

  • Women and Gender in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia: A Comprehensive Bibliography Volume I: Southeastern and East Central Europe (Edited by Irina Livezeanu with June Pachuta Farris) Volume II: Russia, the Non-Russian Peoples of the Russian book cover

    Women and Gender in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia

    A Comprehensive Bibliography Volume I: Southeastern and East Central Europe (Edited by Irina Livezeanu with June Pachuta Farris) Volume II: Russia, the Non-Russian Peoples of the Russian, 1st Edition

    By Mary Zirin, Irina Livezeanu, Christine D. Worobec, June Pachuta Farris, June Pachuta Farris

    This is the first comprehensive, multidisciplinary, and multilingual bibliography on "Women and Gender in East Central Europe and the Balkans (Vol. 1)" and "The Lands of the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2)" over the past millennium. The coverage encompasses the relevant territories of the Russian,…

    Hardback – 2007-05-15
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  • Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, and Social Change: Gender, Migration, and Social Change book cover

    Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, and Social Change

    Gender, Migration, and Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Tamara Jacka

    Based on in-depth ethnographic research - and using an approach that seeks to understand how migration is experienced by the migrants themselves - this is a fascinating study of the experiences of women in rural China who joined the vast migration to Beijing and other cities at the end of the…

    Paperback – 2005-10-15
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  • Outstanding Women in Public Administration: Leaders, Mentors, and Pioneers: Leaders, Mentors, and Pioneers book cover

    Outstanding Women in Public Administration: Leaders, Mentors, and Pioneers

    Leaders, Mentors, and Pioneers, 1st Edition

    By Claire L. Felbinger, Wendy A Haynes

    This first-of-its-kind project documents the contributions of women in public administration. It contains eight research-based case studies on women who have contributed to the field - academics, government managers, and activists. The women profiled are not from a random sample - they were…

    Paperback – 2004-07-31
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  • Women in the New Taiwan: Gender Roles and Gender Consciousness in a Changing Society: Gender Roles and Gender Consciousness in a Changing Society book cover

    Women in the New Taiwan: Gender Roles and Gender Consciousness in a Changing Society

    Gender Roles and Gender Consciousness in a Changing Society, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Farris, Lee Anru, Murray A. Rubinstein, An East Gate Book

    Taiwan's rapid socio-economic and political transformation has given rise to a gender-conscious middle class that is attempting to redefine the roles of women in society, to restructure relationship patterns, and to organize in groups outside the family unit. This book examines internal…

    Hardback – 2004-06-30
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  • Liberty, Equality, Maternity book cover

    Liberty, Equality, Maternity

    1st Edition

    By Alison Fell

    The concept of motherhood emerges strongly in the writings of Simone de Beauvoir, Violette Leduc and Annie Ernaux, whose work is examined here in the light of current debates about women's reproductive function and the longstanding glorification of the mere au foyer in France, driven by fear of a…

    Paperback – 2002-10-01
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  • Legacies of the Comfort Women of World War II book cover

    Legacies of the Comfort Women of World War II

    1st Edition

    By Margaret D. Stetz, Bonnie B. C. Oh

    The stories of the former comfort women have galvanized both Asian and non-Asian intellectuals working in a variety of fields. Scholars of Asian history and politics, feminists, human rights activists, documentary filmmakers, visual artists, and novelists have begun to address the subject of the…

    Paperback – 2000-05-31
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