ELEANOR FLEXNER. Century of Struggle: The Woman’s Rights Movement in the United States. Pp. xiv, Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard Uni. Century of Struggle: The Woman’s Rights Movement in the United States. Front Cover · Eleanor Flexner, Ellen Frances Fitzpatrick. Harvard University Press. Mary R. Dearing; Century of Struggle: The Woman’s Rights Movement in the United States. By Eleanor Flexner. (Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard .
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Sep 02, Kate Tooley rated it really liked it. Sep 01, kylajaclyn rated it liked it. Jun 01, Rlexner rated it it was amazing. The struggle for women’s voting rights was one of the longest, most successful, and in some respects most radical challenges ever posed to the American system of electoral politics.
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Purchase Subscription prices and ordering Short-term Access To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. Flexner gives these basic answers: I’ve spent twenty years in the education system and minored in history, but I don’t recall the woman’s suffrage movement being discussed in a single class.
To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. This book was written in the s with an update inso it only touches in the conclusion on the women’s liberation movement beginning in the s through the early effort to pass the ERA amendment to the constitution. The struggle for women’s voting rights was one of the longest, most successful, and in some respects most radical challenges ever posed to the American system of electoral politics.
Flexner was the younger of two highly intelligent daughters of well-known struggke.
I found a new look at this time in my life very enlightening. Why is the suffrage movement not taught in U. Early Steps toward Equal Education. You do not currently have access to this article. Sheikh Tajamul rated it really liked it May 07, There are things I can now tell people about our struggle to vote that I didn’t know before. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Century of Centur chronicles the woman’s suffrage movement in the US from pre-Seneca Falls to when women finally won the vote, more than 70 years after the first woman’s suffrage convention at Seneca Falls. Feb 18, JaNel rated it it was amazing.
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All I say is examine, inquire, look into the nature of things. Social concern was one of the principal yardsticks against which I measured the work of the leading playwrights of the twenties and thirties.
Especially admired the determination of the pf to include the racial aspect of the WRM and it’s interplay with abolition. During this period of her life Flexner found her way into New York’s radical left. This book flexneer home that lesson. This was the classic text of first wave feminism for almost 30 years it was originally published in Her mother, Anne Crawford Flexnera successful playwright and children’s author, organized professional playwrights into an association that later became the Dramatists Guild of the Author’s League of America.
I took a class in and this was one of the texts. Eleanor FlexnerEllen Frances Fitzpatrick. Harvard University Press- Political Science – pages. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. You could not be signed in.
Mar 16, Sugarpuss rated it really liked it Shelves: Oxford University Press is a department of the University flwxner Oxford. It’s absolutely fascinating, and people need to know about this history! If I need to look up a fact on women’s history, I often start with Flexner. For the most part unflinching and comparatively objective.
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Stephanie rated it really liked it May 08, It was only inhowever, that Flexner publicly acknowledged her past centuy in the Communist Party. Flexner completed Century of Struggle and wrote her last book, Mary Wollstonecraftin this setting. Victoria rated it it was amazing Sep 30, Flexner worked on the manuscript that was to become Century of Struggle through most of the s. Eleanor Flexner provides a wonderful flfxner about the figures and acts that made equality much more real to women.
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