Chapter 52. The Impact of the Revolution on the Role, Status, and Experience of Women

  1. Jack P. Greene and
  2. J. R. Pole
  1. Betty Wood

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch52

A Companion to the American Revolution

A Companion to the American Revolution

How to Cite

Wood, B. (2000) The Impact of the Revolution on the Role, Status, and Experience of Women, in A Companion to the American Revolution (eds J. P. Greene and J. R. Pole), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch52

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210580

Online ISBN: 9780470756454

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Keywords:

  • American revolution;
  • social classes;
  • independence;
  • modernization;
  • demographics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Role of Women in Pre-Revolutionary America

  • Old World Perceptions of Women

  • The Revolutionary Era

  • The New Republican Woman