Spanish Women and the Colonial Wars of The 1890s

Spanish Women and the Colonial Wars of The 1890s

by D. J. Walker


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807133163
Publisher: Louisiana State University Press
Publication date: 05/28/2008
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

D. J. Walker, professor emerita of Spanish at the University of New Orleans, is the author of Representations of the Cuban and Philippine Insurrections on the Spanish Stage, 1887—1898 and Crime at El Escorial: The 1892 Child Murder, the Press, and the Jury.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     ix
Introduction     1
Spanish Women and War, 1808-1898     6
Women and Violent Political Actions     35
The 1896 Women's Demonstrations against Conscription     44
Institutions That Shaped Women's Lives     59
Women's Voices     66
Conclusion     72
Appendix     79
Notes     129
Works Cited     139
Index     149

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