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A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women / edited, with an introduction, by Nancy F. Cott and Elizabeth H. Pleck.

; Pleck, Elizabeth H. (Elizabeth Hafkin), 1945-
New York : Simon and Schuster, [1979] .
ISBN 067125068X, 0671250698

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George Washington
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Georgetown Law
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HQ1410 .H47 1979
Other Authors Cott, Nancy F.
Pleck, Elizabeth H. 1945-
Subjects Femmes -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
United States.
Women -- Social conditions.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Series Touchstone book.
Description 608 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-583) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents The planter's wife: the experience of white women in seventeenth-century Maryland / Lois Green Carr and Lorena S. Walsh -- Vertuous women found: New England ministerial literature, 1668-1735 / Laurel Thatcher Ulrich -- Quaker marriage patterns in a colonial perspective / Robert V. Wells -- Eighteenth-century family and social life revealed in Massachusetts divorce records / Nancy F. Cott -- Eighteenth-century American women in peace and war: the case of the Loyalists / Mary Beth Norton -- Passionlessness: an interpretation of Victorian sexual ideology, 1790-1850 / Nancy F. Cott -- The lady and the mill girl: changes in the status of women in the age of Jackson, 1800-1850 / Gerda Lerner -- Beauty, the beast, and the militant woman: a case study in sex roles and social stress in Jacksonian America / Carroll Smith-Rosenberg -- Family limitation, sexual control, and domestic feminism in Victorian America / Daniel Scott Smith -- Women and their families on the Overland Trail to California and Oregon, 1842-1867 / Johnny Faragher and Christine Stansell -- The life cycles and household structure of American ethnic groups: Irish, Germans, and native-born whites in Buffalo, New York, 1855 / Laurence A. Glasco -- Life in the Big House / Eugene D. Genovese -- Marital and sexual norms among slave women / Herbert G. Gutman -- The female world of love and ritual: relations between women in nineteenth-century America / Carroll Smith-Rosenberg -- "Where are the organized women workers?" / Alice Kessler-Harris -- A mother's wages: income earning among married Italian and Black women, 1896-1911 / Elizabeth H. Pleck -- Our own kind: family and community networks in Providence / Judith E. Smith -- Female support networks and political activism: Lillian Wald, Crystal Eastman, Emma Goldman / Blanche Wiesen Cook -- Birth control and social revolution / Linda Gordon -- Cookbooks and law books: the hidden history of career women in the twentieth-century America / Frank Stricker -- Time spent in housework / Joann Vanek -- Women's work and the economic crisis: some lessons from the Great Depression / Ruth Milkman -- The kindred of Viola Jackson: residence and family organization of an urban Black American family / Carol B. Stack -- Feminism and the contemporary family / Barbara Easton.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5310536
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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