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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 23 new and published books in the subject of Women's Suffrage — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Space, Place and Gendered Identities

    Feminist History and the Spatial Turn

    Edited by Kathryne Beebe, Angela Davis

    In the last two decades, historians have increasingly sought to understand how environments, ‘built’ and otherwise, architectural surroundings, landscapes, and conceptual ‘places’ and ‘spaces’ have affected the nature and scope of political power, cultural production and social experience . The...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking American Women's Activism

    By Annelise Orleck

    Series: American Social and Political Movements of the 20th Century

    In this enthralling narrative, Annelise Orleck chronicles the history of the American women's movement from the nineteenth century to the present. Starting with an incisive introduction that calls for a reconceptualization of American feminist history to encompass multiple streams of women's...

    Published September 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Rise Up, Women!

    The Militant Campaign of the Women's Social and Political Union, 1903-1914

    By Andrew Rosen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    The suffragette movement shattered the domestic tranquillity of Edwardian England. This book is an original and searching study of the formidable organization which led this campaign: the Women’s Social and Political Union. With the use of previously unpublished correspondence of Mrs Emmeline...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Fit Work for Women

    Edited by Sandra Burman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    This book presents a collection of papers which discuss the origins of the domestic ideal and its effects on activities usually undertaken by women: not only on women’s wage work, but also on activities either not defined as work or accorded an ambiguous status. It discusses the formation of the...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Separate Spheres

    The Opposition to Women's Suffrage in Britain

    By Brian Harrison

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    The British feminist movement has often been studied, but so far nobody has written about its opponents. Dr Harrison argues that British feminism cannot be understood without appreciating the strength and even the contemporary plausibility of ‘the Antis’, as the opponents of women’s suffrage were...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Woman Movement

    Feminism in the United States and England

    By William L. O'Neill

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

    This unusual book traces the development of the feminist movement in America and, to a lesser extent, in England. The comparison between the movements is enlightening. Professor O’Neill starts with Mary Wollstonecraft and traces the development of the attack on Victorian institutions right up to...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The British Women's Suffrage Campaign 1866-1928

    Revised 2nd Edition

    By Harold L. Smith

    Series: Seminar Studies

    This Seminar Study was the first book to trace the British women’s suffrage campaign from its origins in the 1860s through to the achievement of equal suffrage in 1928. In this second edition, Smith provides new evidence drawn from the author’s research on how the main post-...

    Published November 26th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Women and Gender in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia

    A Comprehensive Bibliography Volume I: Southeastern and East Central Europe (Edited by Irina Livezeanu with June Pachuta Farris) Volume II: Russia, the Non-Russian Peoples of the Russian

    By Mary Zirin, Irina Livezeanu, Christine D. Worobec, June Pachuta Farris, June Pachuta Farris

    This is the first comprehensive, multidisciplinary, and multilingual bibliography on "Women and Gender in East Central Europe and the Balkans (Vol. 1)" and "The Lands of the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2)" over the past millennium. The coverage encompasses the relevant territories of the Russian,...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Rural Women in Urban China: Gender, Migration, and Social Change

    Gender, Migration, and Social Change

    By Tamara Jacka

    Based on in-depth ethnographic research - and using an approach that seeks to understand how migration is experienced by the migrants themselves - this is a fascinating study of the experiences of women in rural China who joined the vast migration to Beijing and other cities at the end of the...

    Published October 15th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Outstanding Women in Public Administration: Leaders, Mentors, and Pioneers

    Leaders, Mentors, and Pioneers

    By Claire L. Felbinger, Wendy A Haynes

    This first-of-its-kind project documents the contributions of women in public administration. It contains eight research-based case studies on women who have contributed to the field - academics, government managers, and activists. The women profiled are not from a random sample - they were...

    Published July 31st 2004 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Feminism and Feminists After Suffrage
    Edited by Julie V. Gottlieb
    To Be Published July 30th 2015
  2. Belle La Follette: Progressive Era Reformer
    By Nancy C. Unger
    To Be Published September 15th 2015

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