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Woman's being, woman's place : female identity and vocation in American history / [papers] edited by Mary Kelley.

; Kelley, Mary, 1943-
Boston : Hall, [1979] .
ISBN 9780816183241, 0816183244

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
HQ1410 .C64 1977 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
HQ1410 .C64 1977 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
HQ1410 C64 1977 Available Request
Other Authors Kelley, Mary, 1943-
Subjects Femmes -- États-Unis -- Conditions sociales.
Femmes -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
United States.
Women -- Social conditions.
Women -- United States -- History.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Women.
Description xiii, 372 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part one : Sources and methodology -- Hidden riches : legal records and women, 1750-1825 / Joan Hoff Wilson -- Relicts of the New World : conditions of widowhood in seventeenth-century New England / Kim Lacy Rogers -- Diaries of Frontier women : on learning to read the obscured patterns / Lillian Schlissel -- Louisa Catherine Adams : the anguished "adventures of a nobody" / Katherine T. Corbett -- Part two : Identity and vocation -- I : Socialization : change and the illusion of change -- Frozen goddess : the image of woman in turn-of-the-century American art / Ann Uhry Abrams -- Cinderella vs. statistics : the silent movie heroine as a jazz-age working girl / Sumiko Higashi -- Female education and school competition : 1820-1850 / Nancy Green -- Housewifery and motherhood : the question of role change in the Progressive Era / William D. Jenkins -- Daughters of Main Street : culture and the female community at Grinnell, 1884-1917 -- Co-education on two campuses : Berkeley and Chicago, 1890-1912 / Lynn D. Gordon -- II : A woman's place : the halls of domesticity -- At war with herself : Harriet Beecher Stowe as woman in conflict within the home / Mary Kelley -- Domestic experience and feminist theory : the case of Julia Ward Howe -- Elizabeth Cady Stanton on marriage and divorce : feminist theory and domestic experience / Elisabeth Griffith -- Juliette Low, the Girl Scouts, and the role of American women / Charles E. Strickland -- III : Beyond the home, beyond womanhood -- The "true woman" and the "new woman" in nineteenth-century America : feminists-abolitionists and a new concept of true womanhood / Blanche Glassman Hersh -- "A baptism of power and liberty" : the women's crusade of 1873-1874 / Ruth Borden -- American woman and the twentieth-century work force : the depression experience / Winifred D. Wandersee Bolin -- Women's organizations during World War II : the interaction of class, race, and feminism -- IV : Deviancy : conflict and resolution -- The single woman : family and vocation among nineteenth-century reformers / Lee Chambers-Schiller -- Tomboyism and adolescent conflict : three nineteenth-century case studies / Sharon O'Brien.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5101581
(OCoLC)ocm05101581
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