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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Over the Threshold

    Intimate Violence in Early America

    Edited by Christine Daniels, Michael V. Kennedy

    Over the Threshold is the first in-depth work to explore the topic of intimate violence in the American colonies and the early Republic. The essays examine domestic violence in both urban and frontier environments, between husbands and wives, parents and children, and masters and slaves. This...

    Published August 17th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Gender and Power in Britain, 1640-1990

    By Susan Kingsley Kent

    Gender and Power in Britain, 1640-1990 is an original and exciting history of Britain from the early modern period to the present, focusing on the interaction of gender and power in political, social, cultural, and economic life. Using a chronological framework, the book examines: * the roles,...

    Published August 5th 1999 by Routledge