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  1. Women's Activism

    Global Perspectives from the 1890s to the Present

    Edited by Francisca de Haan, Margaret Allen, June Purvis, Krassimira Daskalova

    Series: Women's and Gender History

    Women’s Activism brings together twelve innovative contributions from feminist historians from around the world to look at how women have always found ways to challenge or fight inequalities and hierarchies as individuals, in international women’s organizations, as political leaders, and in global...

    Published November 20th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Emmeline Pankhurst

    A Biography

    By June Purvis

    Emmeline Pankhurst was perhaps the most influential woman of the twentieth century. Today her name is synonymous with the 'votes for women' campaign and she is remembered as the most brave and inspirational suffrage leader in history. In this absorbing account of her life both before and after the...

    Published September 17th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Votes For Women

    Edited by Sandra Holton, Dr June Purvis, June Purvis

    Series: Women's and Gender History

    Votes for Women provides an innovative re-examination of the suffrage movement, presenting new perspectives which challenge the existing literature on this subject. This fascinating book charts the history of the movement in Britain from the nineteenth century to the postwar period, assessing...

    Published December 15th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Women's History: Britain, 1850-1945

    An Introduction

    Edited by June Purvis

    Series: Women's and Gender History

    Women's History: Britain 1850-1945 introduces the main themes and debates of feminist history during this period of change, and brings together the findings of new research. It examines the suffrage movement, race and empire, industrialisation, the impact of war and womens literature. Specialists...

    Published March 30th 1997 by Routledge

  5. New Frontiers In Women's Studies

    Knowledge, Identity And Nationalism

    By Mary Maynard, June Purvis

    This text reveals the diversities which continue to shape women's beliefs and experiences. It includes debates on women and nationalisms, women and social policy, sexuality, black studies and ethnic studies, women and education, women and cultural production and women's studies and gender studies....

    Published July 1st 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  6. HeteroSexual Politics

    Edited by Mary Maynard, June Purvis

    Sexuality and sexual politics have been much debated over the last 20 years and feminists, in particular, have been responsible for politicising the debate, pointing out how something which is usually regarded as private and personal is, in fact, a public and political issue. This text illustrates...

    Published June 19th 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Researching Women's Lives From A Feminist Perspective

    Edited by Mary Maynard University of York; June Purvis University of Portsmouth.

    Women's studies is a rapidly expanding field with a tremendous growth in the number of London courses available. As a result of this there has been increasing debate about the nature of feminist research. Can a specifically feminist methodology be identified? Which research methods are most...

    Published March 7th 1994 by Routledge

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