Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work: The Rise of Women`s Political Culture, 1830-1900 by Kathryn Kish Sklar, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work: The Rise of Women`s Political Culture, 1830-1900

Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work: The Rise of Women`s Political Culture, 1830-1900

by Kathryn Kish Sklar
     
 
This masterful biography by one of America's foremost historians of women tells the story of Florence Kelley, a leading reformer in the Progressive Era. The book is also a political history of the United States during a period of transforming change when women worked to end the abuses of unregulated industrial capitalism. In the first of two volumes, Sklar

Overview

This masterful biography by one of America's foremost historians of women tells the story of Florence Kelley, a leading reformer in the Progressive Era. The book is also a political history of the United States during a period of transforming change when women worked to end the abuses of unregulated industrial capitalism. In the first of two volumes, Sklar describes how earlier generations set the stage for women's centrality in the 1890s and depicts the first forty years of Florence Kelley's life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300059120
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1995
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.28(h) x 1.75(d)

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