Memories: My Life as an International Leader in Health, Suffrage, and Peace / Edition 1

Memories: My Life as an International Leader in Health, Suffrage, and Peace / Edition 1

by Aletta Jacobs
     
 


The remarkable autobiography of one of the founders of modern feminism.See more details below

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The remarkable autobiography of one of the founders of modern feminism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558611382
Publisher:
Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Publication date:
05/01/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Foreword
Acknowledgments
Translator's Note
Chronology
Foreword (1924)
Preface
Ch. 1Childhood Years1
Ch. 2Student Years15
Ch. 3My Stay in London33
Ch. 4The Early Years of My Practice38
Ch. 5Planned Motherhood46
Ch. 6The Campaign for Woman Suffrage52
Ch. 7My Work on Behalf of Salesgirls66
Ch. 8My Involvement with Pacifism and Antimilitarism74
Ch. 9Prostitution100
Ch. 10My Union with Carel Victor Gerritsen109
Ch. 11From 1905 to 1911138
Ch. 12A World Tour151
Ch. 13From 1913 to 1924164
Aletta Jacobs in Historical Perspective179
Patterns of Remembrance: A Literary Afterword197
Abbreviations207
Notes209
Bibliography233

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