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The World Split Open: How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America

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Synopsis:

Rosen, a professor of history at University of California, Davis, takes readers on an unforgettable, lively journey through the last half of the 20th century, charting accomplishments and failures of the suffrage movement--which transformed families, business, politics, and society as a whole. b&w photos.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-394) and index.

Table of Contents

pt. 1. Refugees from the fifties — Dawn of discontent — Female generation gap — pt. 2. Rebirth of feminism — Limits of liberalism — Leaving the left — pt. 3. Through the eyes of women — Hidden injuries of sex — Passion and politics — The politics of paranoia — pt. 4. No end in sight — The proliferation of feminism — Sisterhood to superwoman.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780670814626
Subtitle:
How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America
Author:
Rosen, Ruth
Publisher:
Viking Adult
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Social conditions
Subject:
Feminism
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
General Social Science
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series Volume:
CP 3359
Publication Date:
20000207
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
9.32x6.40x1.46 in. 1.77 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Rosen, a professor of history at University of California, Davis, takes readers on an unforgettable, lively journey through the last half of the 20th century, charting accomplishments and failures of the suffrage movement--which transformed families, business, politics, and society as a whole. b&w photos.
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