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Becoming visible : women in European history / edited by Renate Bridenthal, Susan Mosher Stuard, Merry E. Wiesner.

Contributor(s): Bridenthal, Renate | Stuard, Susan Mosher | Wiesner, Merry E, 1952-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1998Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xiv, 594 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0395796253; 9780395796252.Subject(s): Women -- Europe -- History | Europe -- History | Women | EuropeGenre/Form: History.DDC classification: 305.4/094
Contents:
Women of ancient Egypt and western Asia / Barbara S. Lesko -- Daughters of Demeter : women in ancient Greece / Marilyn A. Katz -- Matres patriae/matres ecclesiae : women of Rome / Jo Ann McNamara -- Women in early medieval northern Europe / Lisa M. Bitel -- The dominion of gender or how women fared in the high middle ages / Susan Mosher Stuard -- Women in the Renaissance / Carole Levin -- The reformation of women / Susan C. Karant-Nunn -- Spinning out capital : women's work in preindustrial Europe, 1350-1750 / Merry E. Wiesner -- Women and the Enlightenment / Dena Goodman -- A political revolution for women? : the case of Paris / Darline Gay Levy and Harriet B. Applewhite -- Doing capitalism's work : women in the western European industrial economy / Laura L. Frader -- Contextualizing the theory and practice of feminism in nineteenth-century Europe (1789-1914) / Karen Offen -- Socialism, feminism, and the socialist women's movement from the French Revolution to World War II / Charles Sowerwine -- Gender, race, and empire in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Africa and Asia / Margaret Strobel -- Women and the revolutionary process in Russia / Richard Stites -- Women in war and peace, 1914-1945 / Sandi E. Cooper -- The "woman question" in authoritarian regimes / Claudia Koonz -- Friend or foe? : women and state welfare in western Europe / Jane Jenson -- The great divide? : women's rights in eastern and central Europe since 1945 / Barbara Einhorn -- Women in the new Europe / Renate Bridenthal.
Summary: "Thematic emphases in this text include the contacts between European women and those outside European frontiers, sexuality and its importance for the construction of gender over the centuries, and the role of women in the great events and movements in European history and the impact of such events on them."-- From publisher's description.
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Revised edition of: Becoming visible / edited by Renate Bridenthal, Claudia Koonz, Susan Stuard. 2nd ed. c1987.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Women of ancient Egypt and western Asia / Barbara S. Lesko -- Daughters of Demeter : women in ancient Greece / Marilyn A. Katz -- Matres patriae/matres ecclesiae : women of Rome / Jo Ann McNamara -- Women in early medieval northern Europe / Lisa M. Bitel -- The dominion of gender or how women fared in the high middle ages / Susan Mosher Stuard -- Women in the Renaissance / Carole Levin -- The reformation of women / Susan C. Karant-Nunn -- Spinning out capital : women's work in preindustrial Europe, 1350-1750 / Merry E. Wiesner -- Women and the Enlightenment / Dena Goodman -- A political revolution for women? : the case of Paris / Darline Gay Levy and Harriet B. Applewhite -- Doing capitalism's work : women in the western European industrial economy / Laura L. Frader -- Contextualizing the theory and practice of feminism in nineteenth-century Europe (1789-1914) / Karen Offen -- Socialism, feminism, and the socialist women's movement from the French Revolution to World War II / Charles Sowerwine -- Gender, race, and empire in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Africa and Asia / Margaret Strobel -- Women and the revolutionary process in Russia / Richard Stites -- Women in war and peace, 1914-1945 / Sandi E. Cooper -- The "woman question" in authoritarian regimes / Claudia Koonz -- Friend or foe? : women and state welfare in western Europe / Jane Jenson -- The great divide? : women's rights in eastern and central Europe since 1945 / Barbara Einhorn -- Women in the new Europe / Renate Bridenthal.

"Thematic emphases in this text include the contacts between European women and those outside European frontiers, sexuality and its importance for the construction of gender over the centuries, and the role of women in the great events and movements in European history and the impact of such events on them."-- From publisher's description.

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