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Women in Nineteenth Century Europe.

By: Fuchs, Rachel G.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2004Description: 1 online resource (217 p.).ISBN: 9780230802162.Subject(s): Women - Europe - History - 19th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Women in Nineteenth Century EuropeDDC classification: 305.4/094/09034 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 The Era of the French Revolution; 2 Reproduction and Sexuality; 3 Family Life; 4 Working for Wages; 5 Education; 6 Culture, the Arts, and Sciences; 7 On the Move; 8 Associational Life; 9 Feminism and Politics; Conclusion; Notes; Suggested Readings; Index
Summary: During the nineteenth-century, European women experienced dramatic and enduring changes in their familial, working and political lives. Breaking away from traditional categories, the authors of this book provide a sense of the variety and complexity of women''s lives across national and regional boundaries, juxtaposing the experiences of women with their perceptions of their lives. Three themes unite this study: the tension between tradition and modernity, the changing relationship between the community and individual, and the shifting boundaries between public and private.
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Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 The Era of the French Revolution; 2 Reproduction and Sexuality; 3 Family Life; 4 Working for Wages; 5 Education; 6 Culture, the Arts, and Sciences; 7 On the Move; 8 Associational Life; 9 Feminism and Politics; Conclusion; Notes; Suggested Readings; Index

During the nineteenth-century, European women experienced dramatic and enduring changes in their familial, working and political lives. Breaking away from traditional categories, the authors of this book provide a sense of the variety and complexity of women''s lives across national and regional boundaries, juxtaposing the experiences of women with their perceptions of their lives. Three themes unite this study: the tension between tradition and modernity, the changing relationship between the community and individual, and the shifting boundaries between public and private.

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