The Majority Finds Its Past: Placing Women in History / Edition 1

The Majority Finds Its Past: Placing Women in History / Edition 1

by Gerda Lerner, Linda K. Kerber
     
 

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Majority Finds Its Past: Placing Women in History

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ISBN-13:
9780807856062
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
04/18/2005
Edition description:
1
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
521,528
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
1New approaches to the study of women in American history1
2The lady and the mill girl : changes in the status of women in the age of Jackson10
3The feminists : a second look22
4Women's rights and American feminism36
5Black women in the United States : a problem in historiography and interpretation48
6Community work of black club women64
7Black and white women in interaction and confrontation73
8The political activities of antislavery women88
9Just a housewife102
10Placing women in history : definitions and challenges115
11The majority finds its past127
12The challenge of women's history133

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