A Companion to American Women's History

A Companion to American Women's History

Editor(s): Nancy A. Hewitt

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

Print ISBN: 9780631212522

Online ISBN: 9780470998595

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998595

About this Book

This collection of twenty-four original essays by leading scholars in American women's history highlights the most recent important scholarship on the key debates and future directions of this popular and contemporary field.

  • Covers the breadth of American Women's history, including the colonial family, marriage, health, sexuality, education, immigration, work, consumer culture, and feminism.
  • Surveys and evaluates the best scholarship on every important era and topic.
  • Includes expanded bibliography of titles to guide further research.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: The Colonial Era, 1600–1760

  2. Part II: The Creation of a New Nation, 1760–1880

  3. Part III: Modern America, 1880–1990

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