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Making Women's History : the Essential Mary Ritter Beard (00 Edition)

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Mary Ritter Beard was the single most important advocate and practioner of women’s history…She virtually invented the field, said historian and professor Barbara Sicherman of this visionary and ground-breaking historian who devoted her life to reconstructing women’s past—a past that had remained largely unstudied, undocumented, and unacknowledged. Beard held a firm conviction that women had a far greater impact on history than male historians had ever recognized and she believed that a knowledge of their own history would enable women to realize their full potential as active members of society. With this essential—and accessible—selection from her writings and speeches, Ann J. Lane restores Beard to her well-deserved place at the core of early-twentieth-century feminist history and theory.

Mary Ritter Beard (1876-1958) was co-author, with Charles Beard, of The Rise of American Civilization and author of many other books.

Ann J. Lane is professor of history and director of women’s studies at the University of Virginia and is author of To Herland and Beyond: The Life and Work of Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

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The only collection of work by a groundbreaking historian.

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ISBN:
9781558612198
Editor:
Lane, Ann J.
Editor:
Beard, Mary Ritter
Editor:
Lane, Ann J.
Author:
Beard, Mary Ritter
Author:
Ritter Beard, Mary
Author:
Lane, Ann J.
Publisher:
Feminist Press
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Women's Studies - History
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Feminism
Subject:
Feminism -- United States.
Subject:
Women -- Suffrage -- United States.
Subject:
Gender Studies-General
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20010331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.43x5.53x.89 in. .73 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » 1800 to 1920
History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Womens Studies

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