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Hidden from history; rediscovering women in history from the 17th century to the present.

[1st American ed.].. New York, Pantheon Books [1975] .
ISBN 0394494121, 9780394494128

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George Washington
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HQ1597 .R68 1975 Available Request
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Van Ness stacks
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Subjects Great Britain.
Women -- Great Britain -- History.
Women -- History.
Description xxxvi, 183 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1975]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-176).
Summary Includes material on birth control, feminism, and the socialist movement.
Contents Work, the family and the development of early capitalism -- Puritans and prophetesses -- The restoration -- The new radicalism of the eighteenth century -- The agricultural and industrial revolution -- New means of resisting -- Birth control and early nineteenth century radicalism -- Feminism in the radical and early socialist movement -- Middle-class women begin to organise -- Feminism and rescue work -- The position of working-class women in the nineteenth century -- Women and trade unions -- Socialism, the family and sexuality -- The struggle for birth control at the end of the nineteenth century -- The vote -- Some responses to feminism in the socialist movement before 1914 -- The war -- Anti-feminism -- Work, trade unions and the unemployed after World War I -- The family and sexual radicalism -- Motherhood and the family -- Birth control, abortion and sexual self-determination -- Feminism and socialism after World War I.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1009296
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Rowbotham, Sheila.
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