Alice Henry: The Power of Pen and Voice: The Life of an Australian-American Labor Reformer / Edition 1

Alice Henry: The Power of Pen and Voice: The Life of an Australian-American Labor Reformer / Edition 1

by Diane Kirkby
     
 

A biography of Alice Henry (1857–1943), a pioneer in both the Australian and American labour movements.See more details below

Overview

A biography of Alice Henry (1857–1943), a pioneer in both the Australian and American labour movements.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521523240
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/08/2002
Edition description:
FIRST/REPRINT
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. 'Childhood in a new country': the early years, 1857–1884; 2. 'The sistership of womanhood': an international feminist 1884–1905; 3. 'Suffragizing the labour movement': working for the W.T.U.L. 1906–1910; 4. 'Not mere philanthropy': editing Life and Labor 1911–1915; 5. 'The Trade Union Woman': feminism and industrial legislation 1915–1920; 6. 'Tapping the untouched possibilities': educating women for industrial democracy 1920–1926; 7. 'Letters and a common past': the numbing defeat of old age 1927–1943; Epilogue.

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