Votes for Women, 1860-1928 / Edition 3

Votes for Women, 1860-1928 / Edition 3

by Paula Bartley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0340926856

ISBN-13: 9780340926857

Pub. Date: 06/30/2007

Publisher: Hodder Education

This title introduces the key figures involved in the women's suffrage movement and goes on to consider the arguments advanced by those who supported and those who opposed votes for women (in particluar, the response of men to the campaigns). The narrative also highlights the pace and extent of suffragist and suffragette activity, and assesses their contribution to

Overview

This title introduces the key figures involved in the women's suffrage movement and goes on to consider the arguments advanced by those who supported and those who opposed votes for women (in particluar, the response of men to the campaigns). The narrative also highlights the pace and extent of suffragist and suffragette activity, and assesses their contribution to the First World War and the extent to which women gained the vote as a result of their efforts during the conflict.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340926857
Publisher:
Hodder Education
Publication date:
06/30/2007
Series:
Access to History Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Change and Continuity in the Position of Women 1860-1918
1. Introduction
2. Education
3. Work
4. Marriage and Divorce
5. Sexual Morality
6. Politics

Chapter 2: Votes for Women: The Debate
1. The Case for Votes for Women
2. The Case Against Votes for Women
3. Suffrage and Anti-suffrage Arguments
Study Guide

Chapter 3: Suffragists and Suffragettes
1. The Origins of Women's Suffrage
2. Disunity in the Suffrage Movement
3. The National Union of W omen's Suffrage Societies and its Offshoots 1897-1914
4. The Women's Social and Political Union 1903-14
5. Key Debate: Suffragette Membership
6. Disunity in the Suffragette Movement
7. Other Suffrage Societies
8. The Opposition to Votes for Women
9. The Key Debate
Study Guide

Chapter 4: The Suffrage Campaigns 1860-1914
1. Introduction
2. Peaceful Methods of Campaigning
3. Parliament and Women's Suffrage
4. Increasing Militancy
5. The Key debate
Study Guide

Chapter 5: Men and Votes for Women
1. Introduction
2. The Political Parties
2. The Liberal Government 1906-14
3. The Alternative Establishment
4. Male Organisations
5. Research and Men's Support of Votes for Women
Study guide

Chapter 6: W omen, Suffrage and the First World War
1. The Suffrage Movement and the War
2. Women's War Work and the Vote
3. War, Suffrage and the Government
4. The Key Debate
Study Guide

Chapter 7: Life after Suffrage
1. Introduction
2. Effects on Parliament
3. Effects on the Women's Movement
4. Effects on Women's Work
5. Effects on Marriage and the Family
6. Effects on Sexual Morality / Glossary

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