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  1. Sex, Social Purity and Sarah Grand

    Edited by Ann Heilmann, Stephanie Forward, Ann Heilmann

    Series: History of Feminism

    Sarah Grand was one of the most prominent New Women of the 1890s and a notable social purity feminist and suffragist. This collection offers important insights into the full range of her journalistic output and lesser-known fictional writings. It also makes available biographical and...

    Published September 27th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Europe in the Eighteenth Century 1713-1789

    4th Edition

    By M.S. Anderson

    Series: General History of Europe

    For 1st and 2nd year undergraduate courses in Modern European History in departments of history. Also, higher level courses on enlightenment.This book provides a wide-ranging account and discussion of the history of Europe from 1713-1789. As well as political events, problems and institutions, it...

    Published September 27th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Women in Teacher Training Colleges, 1900-1960

    A Culture of Femininity

    By Elizabeth Edwards

    Series: Women's and Gender History

    Women in Teacher Training Colleges, 1900-1960 is an intricate and fascinating investigation of the lives and experiences of women in these important educational institutions of the early twentieth century. The book provides an overview of the historical context of the development of the colleges,...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Domestic Service and Gender, 1660-1750

    Life and work in the London household

    By Tim Meldrum

    Series: Women And Men In History

    In this exciting new study Tim Meldrum explores the "real lives" of domestic servants. From close examination of court records and other documentary evidence, he has reconstructed the lives of ordinary domestic servants in London. A revealing account of life below the stairs, the gendered nature of...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Global Feminisms Since 1945

    Edited by Bonnie G. Smith

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Global Feminisms Since 1945 is an innovative historical introduction to the issues of contemporary feminism, with a truly global perspective. It is a concise anthology considering the similarities and differences between feminisms in West and East, North and South, and highlighting class, racial,...

    Published June 28th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Women in British Public Life, 1914 - 50

    Gender, Power and Social Policy

    By Helen Jones

    Series: Women And Men In History

    An examination of the ways in which women challenged the British educational, employment and welfare systems after the franchise. Helen Jones explores how women adapted their strategies to confront the system from within, and what constraints were imposed on them. She also examines the active role...

    Published May 14th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Jewish Mothers Tell Their Stories

    Acts of Love and Courage

    By Rachel J Siegel, Ellen Cole, Susan Steinberg Oren

    Winner of the Women in Psychology Jewish Caucus Award for 2000!Jewish Mothers Tell Their Stories: Acts of Love and Courage contains touching and personal essays written by contemporary Jewish mothers from different parts of the globe. Their stories reveal the choices that Jewish mothers make in our...

    Published May 2nd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Practical Visionaries

    Women, Education and Social Progress, 1790-1930

    By Pam Hirsch, Mary Hilton

    Series: Women And Men In History

    An examination of women educationists in nineteenth and early twentieth century Britain. Working with new paradigms opened up by feminist scholarship, it reveals how women leaders were determined to transform education in the quest for a better society. Previous scholarship has either neglected the...

    Published February 28th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Wake Up Little Susie

    Single Pregnancy and Race Before Roe v. Wade, 2nd Edition

    By Rickie Solinger

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 27th 2000 by Routledge

  10. 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