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  1. 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 29th 2000 by Routledge

  2. 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 15th 2000 by Routledge

  3. 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 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  4. 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 29th 2000 by Routledge

  5. 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 28th 2000 by Routledge

  6. 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 16th 1999 by Routledge

  7. The End of Manhood

    Parables on Sex and Selfhood, 2nd Edition

    By John Stoltenberg

    In this practical follow up to Refusing to be a Man, John Stoltenberg uses a combination of case studies, autobiography, checklists and discussion points, to speak directly to men about how the social construction of manhood operates in everyday relationships and to show how these same dynamics...

    Published December 3rd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Remembering Conquest

    Feminist/Womanist Perspectives on Religion, Colonization, and Sexual Violence

    By Nantawan B Lewis

    Remembering Conquest: Feminist/Womanist Perspectives on Religion, Colonization, and Sexual Violence addresses the issue of sexual violence against women from feminist and womanist theological perspectives. Taken from proceedings of a panel discussion at the 1998 annual meeting of the American...

    Published December 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  9. Women's Worlds in Seventeenth Century England

    A Sourcebook

    Edited by Patricia Crawford, Laura Gowing

    Womens Worlds in England presents a unique collection of source materials on womens lives in sixteenth and seventeenth century England. The book introduces a wonderfully diverse group of women and a series of voices that have rarely been heard in history, from Deborah Brackley, a poor Devon servant...

    Published November 4th 1999 by Routledge

  10. War Plays by Women

    An International Anthology

    By Agnes Cardinal, Elaine Turner, Claire M. Tylee

    This anthology consists of ten plays from countries involved in the First World War, including plays from Germany and France never before available in translation. Representing a range of dramatic forms, from radio play to street-epic, from comic sketch to musical, this anthology includes plays...

    Published September 2nd 1999 by Routledge