Women's Studies Products

  • Women in the Middle East and North Africa

    Agents of Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fatima Sadiqi, Moha Ennaji

    This book examines the position of women in the contemporary Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Although it is culturally diverse, this region shares many commonalities with relation to women that are strong, deep, and pervasive: a space-based patriarchy, a culturally strong sense of…

    Paperback – 2010-10-25
    Routledge
    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • The Education Papers

    1st Edition

    By Dale Spender

    First published in 1987, this volume makes available key documents, giving the contemporary reader a valuble record of women's struggle for eduacation in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. All of the women in this collection achieved significant reforms or struggled to change popular…

    Paperback – 2010-10-20
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • The Radical Women's Press of the 1850's

    Radical Women's Press of the 1850's, 1st Edition

    By Cherise Kramarae, Ann Russo

    First published in 1991. The volume reprints excerpts from six radical feminist journals of this crucial decade:The Lily, the Genius of Liberty, the Pioneer and Women's Advocate, the Una, The Woman's advocate and The Sybil…

    Paperback – 2010-10-20
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon and the Langham Place Group

    1st Edition

    By Candida Ann Lacey

    First published in 1987. Reprints material from the 1850's and 1860's, a period which marked a turning point in the history of British Feminism. At the centre of this was Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon, whose pioneering schemes to improve the status of women made these years some of the richest in…

    Paperback – 2010-10-20
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • The Revolution in Words

    1st Edition

    By Cheris Kramarae, Lana F. Rakow

    First published in 1990. The revolution is one of the most radical periodicals of the Western women's movement. Though it only lasted a few years, it drew considerable attention to the courage and eloquence of its editors and contributors. The volume presents a wide range of exerpts from the…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • Before the Vote was Won

    1st Edition

    By Jane Lewis

    First published in 1987. This volume traces the arguments of early suffragists through the last three decades of the nineteenth century. Includes the texts of the House of Commons Debate on the 1871 Disabilities Bill, 1982 Women's Franchise Bill and key documents by those who were opposed to…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • The Sexuality Debates

    1st Edition

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    First published in 1987. From the 1870's to the 1920's, feminists actively campaigned against men's sexual abuse of women. This collection brings together the major articles which fuelled the feminist campaigns and helped to bring about significant reforms.…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • Women's Fabian Tracts

    1st Edition

    By Sally Alexander

    First published in 1988. This volume situates the work of the Fabian Women's Group in the context of both Fabian socialism and the thought and practise of the early twentieth-century Women's Movement. These tracts have been instrumental in developing present day discourse on the sexual, economic…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • Suffrage and the Pankhursts

    1st Edition

    By Jane Marcus

    First published in 1987. This collection brings together important articles written by Emmeline Pankhurst and her daughters during the Suffragette Campaign, 1903-14. Includes a transcript of the 1908 trial of the suffragette leaders, their speeches, and major pamphlets of the Women's Social and…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • The Non-Violent Militant

    1st Edition

    By Ann Fitzgerald, Carol McPhee

    First published in 1987. This volume collects together writings of Teresa Billington-Greig, suffragette, activist and political theorist. One of the first organizers for the Women's Social and Political Union, she was a founder-member of the Women's freedom League. She was also the first…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge
    Women's Source Library

  • Breaking the Wave: Women, Their Organizations, and Feminism, 1945-1985

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen A. Laughlin, Jacqueline Castledine

    Breaking the Wave is the first anthology of original essays by both younger and established scholars that takes a long view of feminist activism by systematically examining the dynamics of movement persistence during moments of reaction and backlash. Ranging from the "civic feminism" of white…

    Paperback – 2010-09-21
    Routledge
    New Directions in American History

  • The Women's Movement in Postcolonial Indonesia

    Gender and Nation in a New Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Martyn

    This book examines women's activism in the early years of independent Indonesia when new attitudes to gender, nationalism, citizenship and democratization were forming. It questions the meaning of democratization for women and their relationship to national sovereignty within the new Indonesian…

    Paperback – 2010-06-30
    Routledge
    ASAA Women in Asia Series

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