Women at Cambridge / Edition 2

Women at Cambridge / Edition 2

by Rita McWilliams Tullberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 052164464X

ISBN-13: 9780521644648

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This scrupulously researched and entertaining study of women's education at Cambridge, first published by Gollancz in 1975, is now reissued in paperback, with an extended new Introduction by Gillian Sutherland, to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the first formal admission of women to degrees at Cambridge.

Overview

This scrupulously researched and entertaining study of women's education at Cambridge, first published by Gollancz in 1975, is now reissued in paperback, with an extended new Introduction by Gillian Sutherland, to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the first formal admission of women to degrees at Cambridge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521644648
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the revised edition of Women at Cambridge Gillian Sutherland; Preface to the revised edition; Notes on research material; 1. Introduction; 2. Local examinations; 3. The Schools Enquiry Commission and plans for a college for women; 4. The foundation of the Cambridge colleges for women; 5. 1881 admission to examinations; 6. 1887 the damp squib; 7. Interlude; 8. A new campaign; 9. A temporary wave of reaction?; 10. A men's university: round four; 11. Epilogue: the raising of a Proctor's hat; Appendices; Bibliography.

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