American Women Activists' Writings: An Anthology, 1637-2001
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BeschreibungThrough America's history women have contributed to more than their own goals of freedom and equality. This anthology redefines activism beyond the strict realm of politics to embrace the many reform movements that women have galvanized and revolutionized, including religious tolerance, abolition, civil rights, wildlife conservation, environmental protection, and nuclear disarmament.
PortraitKathryn Cullen-DuPont, the author of The Encyclopedia of Women's History in America, lectures throughout the country on women's issues. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
PressestimmenIn Kathryn Cullen-DuPont's new book, women activists of all persuasions talk about how and why they decided to speak up-and out. This splendid book made me feel a connection to these women and what they have done to make all our lives possible. An ususual and illuminating book-club choice.--Marian Faux, "Roe v. Wade" and "Crusaders"
Untertitel: Cooper Square P. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: COOPER SQUARE PUBL INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2002
Seitenanzahl: 664 Seiten