Women's Suffrage Products

  • Ida B. Wells

    Social Activist and Reformer

    By Kristina DuRocher

    Born into slavery in 1862, Ida B. Wells went on to become an influential reformer and leader in the African American community. A Southern black woman living in a time when little social power was available to people of her race or gender, Ida B. Wells nonetheless made an extraordinary impact on…

    Paperback – 2016-03-15 
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Notable Women of China: Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

    Shang Dynasty to the Early Twentieth Century

    By Barbara Bennett Peterson

    The collaborative effort of nearly 100 China scholars from around the world, this unique one-volume reference provides 89 in-depth biographies of important Chinese women from the fifth century B.C.E to the early twentieth century.…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Belle La Follette

    Progressive Era Reformer

    By Nancy C. Unger

    In 1931, the New York Times hailed Belle Case La Follette as "probably the least known yet most influential of all the American women who have had to do with public affairs." A dedicated advocate for women's suffrage, peace, and other causes, she served as a key advisor to her husband, leading…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Feminism and Feminists After Suffrage

    Edited by Julie V. Gottlieb

    What happened in women’s history after the vote was won? Was the suffragette spirit quashed by the advent of the First World War, and due to the achievement of women’s partial (1918) and then equal (1928) suffrage thereafter, by having to wait to be reclaimed by the Women’s Liberation Movement only…

    Hardback – 2015-07-30

  • Space, Place and Gendered Identities

    Feminist History and the Spatial Turn

    Edited by Kathryne Beebe, Angela Davis

    In the last two decades, historians have increasingly sought to understand how environments, ‘built’ and otherwise, architectural surroundings, landscapes, and conceptual ‘places’ and ‘spaces’ have affected the nature and scope of political power, cultural production and social experience . The…

    Hardback – 2015-01-22

  • Rethinking American Women's Activism

    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
    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

    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
    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Fit Work for Women

    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
    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Separate Spheres

    The Opposition to Women's Suffrage in Britain

    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
    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • The Woman Movement

    Feminism in the United States and England

    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
    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • The British Women's Suffrage Campaign 1866-1928

    Revised 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
    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

    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 – 2007-05-25

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