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Women's Suffrage in the British Empire: Citizenship, Nation and Race

Women's Suffrage in the British Empire: Citizenship, Nation and Race

by Ian Christopher Fletcher
     
 

This edited collection examines the campaign for women's suffrage from an international perspective. Leading international scholars explore the relationship between suffragism and other areas of social and political struggle, and examine the ideological and cultural implications of gendered constructions of 'race', nation and empire. The book includes comprehensive

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This edited collection examines the campaign for women's suffrage from an international perspective. Leading international scholars explore the relationship between suffragism and other areas of social and political struggle, and examine the ideological and cultural implications of gendered constructions of 'race', nation and empire. The book includes comprehensive case-studies of Britain, India, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and Palestine.

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'It is an outstanding review of the British Empire and the history of enfranchisement of women.' - Australian Popular Culture and Media Studies

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ISBN-13:
9781138007338
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/06/2000
Series:
Routledge Research in Gender and History Series
Pages:
276

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