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The Limits of Sisterhood: The Beecher Sisters on Women's Rights and Woman's Sphere / Edition 1
     

The Limits of Sisterhood: The Beecher Sisters on Women's Rights and Woman's Sphere / Edition 1

by Jeanne Boydston, Mary Kelley, Anne Margolis, Anne Margoliz, Mary Kelley
 

ISBN-10: 0807842079

ISBN-13: 9780807842072

Pub. Date: 04/29/1988

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

In a century almost continually at odds with the proper place of females, Catherine Esther Beecher, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Isabella Beecher Hooker shared a commitment to women's power. Although they did not always agree on the nature of that power, each in her own way—Catherine as educator and author of advice literature; Harriet as author of novels, tales

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In a century almost continually at odds with the proper place of females, Catherine Esther Beecher, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Isabella Beecher Hooker shared a commitment to women's power. Although they did not always agree on the nature of that power, each in her own way—Catherine as educator and author of advice literature; Harriet as author of novels, tales, and sketches; and Isabella as a women's rights advocate—devoted much of her adult life to elevating women's status and expanding women's influence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807842072
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
04/29/1988
Series:
Gender and American Culture Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
393
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.15(d)

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