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The Truest Form of Patriotism : Pacifist Feminism in Britain, 1870-1902

By: Brown, Heloise.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Gender in History: Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2003Description: 1 online resource (208 p.).ISBN: 9781847790804.Subject(s): Feminism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Pacifism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century | Women pacifists -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Truest Form of Patriotism : Pacifist Feminism in Britain, 1870–1902DDC classification: 303.66082094109034 | 305.42094109034 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Introduction: Pacifism and feminism in Victorian Britain; 1 The physical force objection to women's suffrage; 2 'The women of the whole world form . . . a unity': feminist journals and peace questions; 3 'Conspicuous' philanthropists: nonconformist religion in nineteenth-century pacifism; 4 'The antagonism of sex': the Peace Society and women; 5 Priscilla Peckover and the 'truest form of patriotism'; 6 Ellen Robinson: ' "United action" in Continental politics'; 7 'Unity is strength': the International Arbitration and Peace Association
8 Awakening women: pacifist feminism in the IAPA9 'A new kind of patriotism'? British women in international politics; 10 Feminist responses to the second Anglo-Boer war, 1899-1902; Conclusion; Select bibliography; Index
Summary: This fascinating book explores the pervasive influence of pacifism on Victorian feminism. Drawing on previously unused source material, it provides an account of Victorian women who campaigned for peace and the many feminists who incorporated pacifist ide
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Contents; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Introduction: Pacifism and feminism in Victorian Britain; 1 The physical force objection to women's suffrage; 2 'The women of the whole world form . . . a unity': feminist journals and peace questions; 3 'Conspicuous' philanthropists: nonconformist religion in nineteenth-century pacifism; 4 'The antagonism of sex': the Peace Society and women; 5 Priscilla Peckover and the 'truest form of patriotism'; 6 Ellen Robinson: ' "United action" in Continental politics'; 7 'Unity is strength': the International Arbitration and Peace Association

8 Awakening women: pacifist feminism in the IAPA9 'A new kind of patriotism'? British women in international politics; 10 Feminist responses to the second Anglo-Boer war, 1899-1902; Conclusion; Select bibliography; Index

This fascinating book explores the pervasive influence of pacifism on Victorian feminism. Drawing on previously unused source material, it provides an account of Victorian women who campaigned for peace and the many feminists who incorporated pacifist ide

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Heloise Brown completed her PhD at York and now works as a researcher in Belfast

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