The Resource A Companion to American Women's History

A Companion to American Women's History

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A Companion to American Women's History
Title
A Companion to American Women's History
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eng
Summary
This collection of twenty-four original essays by leading scholars in American women's history highlights the most recent important scholarship on the key debates and future directions of this popular and contemporary field. Covers the breadth of American Women's history, including the colonial family, marriage, health, sexuality, education, immigration, work, consumer culture, and feminism. Surveys and evaluates the best scholarship on every important era and topic. Includes expanded bibliography of titles to guide further research
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MiAaPQ
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Hewitt, Nancy A
LC call number
HQ1410 -- .C63 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History Ser
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  • Feminism -- United States -- History
  • Women -- United States -- History
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A Companion to American Women's History
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https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=214121
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- A Companion to American Women's History -- Contents -- About the Contributors -- Introduction -- Part I The Colonial Era, 1600-1760 -- 1 The Imperial Gaze: Native American, African American, and Colonial Women in European Eyes -- 2 Slavery and the Slave Trade -- 3 Contact and Conquest in Colonial North America -- 4 Building Colonies, Defining Families -- 5 Sinners and Saints: Women and Religion in Colonial America -- Part II The Creation of a New Nation, 1760-1880 -- 6 A Revolution for Whom? Women in the Era of the American Revolution -- 7 Gender and Class Formations in the Antebellum North -- 8 Religion, Reform, and Radicalism in the Antebellum Era -- 9 Conflicts and Cultures in the West -- 10 Rural Women -- 11 The Civil War Era -- 12 Marriage, Property, and Class -- 13 Health, Sciences, and Sexualities in Victorian America -- Part III Modern America, 1880-1990 -- 14 Education and the Professions -- 15 Wage-earning Women -- 16 Consumer Cultures -- 17 Urban Spaces and Popular Cultures, 1890-1930 -- 18 Women on the Move: Migration and Immigration -- 19 Women's Movements, 1880s-1920s -- 20 Medicine, Law, and the State: The History of Reproduction -- 21 The Great Depression and World War II -- 22 Rewriting Postwar Women's History, 1945-1960 -- 23 Civil Rights and Black Liberation -- 24 Second-wave Feminism -- Bibliography: Selected Secondary Sources -- Index
Control code
EBC214121
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (512 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470998588
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC214121
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL214121
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10240461
  • (OCoLC)808033300
Label
A Companion to American Women's History
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=214121
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- A Companion to American Women's History -- Contents -- About the Contributors -- Introduction -- Part I The Colonial Era, 1600-1760 -- 1 The Imperial Gaze: Native American, African American, and Colonial Women in European Eyes -- 2 Slavery and the Slave Trade -- 3 Contact and Conquest in Colonial North America -- 4 Building Colonies, Defining Families -- 5 Sinners and Saints: Women and Religion in Colonial America -- Part II The Creation of a New Nation, 1760-1880 -- 6 A Revolution for Whom? Women in the Era of the American Revolution -- 7 Gender and Class Formations in the Antebellum North -- 8 Religion, Reform, and Radicalism in the Antebellum Era -- 9 Conflicts and Cultures in the West -- 10 Rural Women -- 11 The Civil War Era -- 12 Marriage, Property, and Class -- 13 Health, Sciences, and Sexualities in Victorian America -- Part III Modern America, 1880-1990 -- 14 Education and the Professions -- 15 Wage-earning Women -- 16 Consumer Cultures -- 17 Urban Spaces and Popular Cultures, 1890-1930 -- 18 Women on the Move: Migration and Immigration -- 19 Women's Movements, 1880s-1920s -- 20 Medicine, Law, and the State: The History of Reproduction -- 21 The Great Depression and World War II -- 22 Rewriting Postwar Women's History, 1945-1960 -- 23 Civil Rights and Black Liberation -- 24 Second-wave Feminism -- Bibliography: Selected Secondary Sources -- Index
Control code
EBC214121
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (512 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470998588
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC214121
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL214121
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10240461
  • (OCoLC)808033300

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