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American women in the 20th century

the festival of life

by Robert L. Daniel

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in San Diego .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Feminism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Minority women -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert L. Daniel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1426 .D355 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 478 p. :
      Number of Pages478
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2560833M
      ISBN 100155025902
      LC Control Number85082623

      The "traditional" patterns of Mexican women's lives are more often midth-century patterns than 19th-century ones. So in a sense things deteriorated, or at least there has . The Role of American Women in the 20th Century Words 5 Pages Before the 20th century, the constrictions of the private sphere limited the roles of American women to those that related to .

        Djuna Barnes' novel is a prime example of 20th century modernist writing, and she was one of Paris' original bohemians, yet somehow her name and novels have been largely forgotten. But Author: Erin Enders. An analysis of the experiences of 20th-century American women, which considers the significance of events during the s to s, such as the rise of feminism.

      Get this from a library! Almanac of American women in the 20th century. [Judith Freeman Clark] -- A day to day chronology of events--both important and anecdotal--that concern American women in the 20th century. The American people supported traditional roles for women, and as one post-war poll noted, 63 percent were opposed to married women working outside the home. In , feminist author Betty Friedan wrote a path-breaking book, The Feminine Mystique that challenged traditional roles for women.


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