6 edition of Women in American Society (Information Plus Reference Series) found in the catalog.
May 5, 2006
by Thomson Gale
Written in English
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Others document defenses against cultural assaults by the dominant society—Native American mothers instilling tribal heritage in their children; African American women engaging in community work; and Asian American women opposing the patriarchy of their own communities and the stereotypes imposed by society at large. : Women In American Society: An Introduction to Women's Studies () by Sapiro, Virginia and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books /5(18).
Encyclopedia of Women of the American West captures the lives of more than women who made their mark from the mids to the present, contextualizing their experiences and contributions to American society. Including many women profiled for the first time, the encyclopedia offers immense value and interest to practicing historians as well. The threat of harm is a human constant, but by any reasonable measure, American women are among the safest, freest, healthiest, most opportunity-rich women on .
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: 1. American women, who are they?2. Women In American Society: An Introduction to Women's Studies Sapiro, Virginia Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages (). Women in American society, [Brighton, England]: British Association for American Studies, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: S J Kleinberg; British Association for American Studies.
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Women, Politics, and American Society (Longman Classics in Political Science)Cited by: Society for the History of Women in the Americas (SHAW), is a British organization that studies women's history in context of their connection to the Americas.
Studying women's history allows for the restoration of lost information about how women lived, worked and participated in their cultures.
The Feminine Mystique, a landmark book by feminist Betty Friedan published in that described the pervasive dissatisfaction among women in mainstream American society in the post-World War II period.
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The 20th century was a time of enormous changes in American life. The beginning of the 21st century seems a suitable time to look back over the past years and see how the United States has developed, for better and worse, during that period of its history.
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