Women and Gender in the New South: 1865 - 1945

By: Elizabeth Hayes Turner (Author)

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In every age and in every culture there have been women who challenged the prevailing gender prescriptions and struck a nerve, resulting in waves of either change or repression. In Women and Gender in the New South, Elizabeth Hayes Turner draws on a multiplicity of sources--part of the great outpouring of works in the field of women's history that has emerged in the past 40 years--to bring together in one volume the history of conservative, moderate, and even radical women's groups. The book demonstrates how women and men from different racial and economic backgrounds not only weathered but also shaped the political and cultural landscape of the New South. Employing women's history, gender analysis, and race and class studies, Women and Gender in the New South shapes this accumulated scholarship into an interpretative overlay that takes southern women and men from the ravages of one war to the opportunities of another.

Title: Women and Gender in the New South: 1865 - 1945

Author Name: Elizabeth Hayes Turner (Author)

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Publisher: U.S.A., Wiley-Blackwell: 2008

ISBN Number: 088295265X

ISBN Number 13: 9780882952659

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 119803

Description: Very good condition. Women and Gender in the New South: 1865 - 1945 By Elizabeth Hayes Turner (Author) Product Details Paperback: 271 pages Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (December 16, 2008) Language: English ISBN-10: 088295265X ISBN-13: 9780882952659 Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.7 x 8 inches

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