Under The Surface Classic Reprint

Pub Date : 2015-07-21 | Author : L. Martindale | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1331929873
ISBN 13 : 9781331929871

Excerpt from Under the Surface There are people who wonder at the extraordinary steadfastness of purpose of the Women Suffragists, who cannot understand how it is that the best of ..

Outspoken Women

Pub Date : 2014-05-01 | Author : Lesley A. Hall | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136405976
ISBN 13 : 1136405976

Studying a broader period than its contemporaries, this comprehensive study reveals a neglected tradition of British women’s writing from the Victorian era to the sexual revoluti..

Sex Gender And Social Change In Britain Since 1880

Pub Date : 2012-11-19 | Author : Lesley A. Hall | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781137292681
ISBN 13 : 1137292687

Sexual attitudes and behaviour have changed radically in Britain between the Victorian era and the twenty-first century. However, Lesley A. Hall reveals how slow and halting the pr..

Girl Trouble

Pub Date : 2014-06-12 | Author : Carol Dyhouse | Publisher : Zed Books Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 9781780325569
ISBN 13 : 1780325568

'A brilliant cultural history.' Irish Examiner Girls behave badly. If they're not obscenity-shouting, pint-swigging ladettes, they're narcissistic, living dolls floating around in ..

Women And The Vote

Pub Date : 2014-09-18 | Author : Jad Adams | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191016837
ISBN 13 : 0191016837

Before 1893 no woman anywhere in the world had the vote in a national election. A hundred years later almost all countries had enfranchised women, and it was a sign of backwardness..

A Lab Of One S Own

Pub Date : 2018-01-11 | Author : Patricia Fara | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780192514172
ISBN 13 : 0192514172

Many extraordinary female scientists, doctors, and engineers tasted independence and responsibility for the first time during the First World War. How did this happen? Patricia Far..