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The Resource A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women, edited, with an introd., by Nancy F. Cott and Elizabeth H. Pleck

A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women, edited, with an introd., by Nancy F. Cott and Elizabeth H. Pleck

Label
A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women
Title
A Heritage of her own
Title remainder
toward a new social history of American women
Statement of responsibility
edited, with an introd., by Nancy F. Cott and Elizabeth H. Pleck
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301.41/2/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1410
LC item number
.H47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cott, Nancy F
  • Pleck, Elizabeth Hafkin
  • American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
Series statement
  • A Touchstone book
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book POD Print on Demand
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Femmes
Label
A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women, edited, with an introd., by Nancy F. Cott and Elizabeth H. Pleck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 579-583) and index
Contents
  • Eighteenth-century American women in peace and war: the case of the Loyalists
  • Mary Beth Norton
  • Passionlessness: an interpretation of Victorian sexual ideology, 1790-1850
  • Nancy F. Cott
  • The lady and the mill girl: changes in the status of women in the age of Jackson, 1800-1850
  • Gerda Lerner
  • Beauty, the beast, and the militant woman: a case study in sex roles and social stress in Jacksonian America
  • Carroll Smith-Rosenberg
  • Family limitation, sexual control, and domestic feminism in Victorian America
  • Daniel Scott Smith
  • The planter's wife: the experience of white women in seventeenth-century Maryland
  • Women and their families on the Overland Trail to California and Oregon, 1842-1867
  • Johnny Faragher and Christine Stansell
  • The life cycles and household structure of American ethnic groups: Irish, Germans, and native-born whites in Buffalo, New York, 1855
  • Laurence A. Glasco
  • Life in the Big House
  • Eugene D. Genovese
  • Marital and sexual norms among slave women
  • Herbert G. Gutman
  • The female world of love and ritual: relations between women in nineteenth-century America
  • Carroll Smith-Rosenberg
  • Lois Green Carr and Lorena S. Walsh
  • "Where are the organized women workers?"
  • Alice Kessler-Harris
  • A mother's wages: income earning among married Italian and Black women, 1896-1911
  • Elizabeth H. Pleck
  • Our own kind: family and community networks in Providence
  • Judith E. Smith
  • Female support networks and political activism: Lillian Wald, Crystal Eastman, Emma Goldman
  • Blanche Wiesen Cook
  • Birth control and social revolution
  • Linda Gordon
  • Vertuous women found: New England ministerial literature, 1668-1735
  • Cookbooks and law books: the hidden history of career women in the twentieth-century America
  • Frank Stricker
  • Time spent in housework
  • Joann Vanek
  • Women's work and the economic crisis: some lessons from the Great Depression
  • Ruth Milkman
  • The kindred of Viola Jackson: residence and family organization of an urban Black American family
  • Carol B. Stack
  • Feminism and the contemporary family
  • Barbara Easton
  • Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
  • Quaker marriage patterns in a colonial perspective
  • Robert V. Wells
  • Eighteenth-century family and social life revealed in Massachusetts divorce records
  • Nancy F. Cott
Control code
ocm05310536
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
608 p.
Isbn
9780671250690
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79019565
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)5310536
Label
A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women, edited, with an introd., by Nancy F. Cott and Elizabeth H. Pleck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 579-583) and index
Contents
  • Eighteenth-century American women in peace and war: the case of the Loyalists
  • Mary Beth Norton
  • Passionlessness: an interpretation of Victorian sexual ideology, 1790-1850
  • Nancy F. Cott
  • The lady and the mill girl: changes in the status of women in the age of Jackson, 1800-1850
  • Gerda Lerner
  • Beauty, the beast, and the militant woman: a case study in sex roles and social stress in Jacksonian America
  • Carroll Smith-Rosenberg
  • Family limitation, sexual control, and domestic feminism in Victorian America
  • Daniel Scott Smith
  • The planter's wife: the experience of white women in seventeenth-century Maryland
  • Women and their families on the Overland Trail to California and Oregon, 1842-1867
  • Johnny Faragher and Christine Stansell
  • The life cycles and household structure of American ethnic groups: Irish, Germans, and native-born whites in Buffalo, New York, 1855
  • Laurence A. Glasco
  • Life in the Big House
  • Eugene D. Genovese
  • Marital and sexual norms among slave women
  • Herbert G. Gutman
  • The female world of love and ritual: relations between women in nineteenth-century America
  • Carroll Smith-Rosenberg
  • Lois Green Carr and Lorena S. Walsh
  • "Where are the organized women workers?"
  • Alice Kessler-Harris
  • A mother's wages: income earning among married Italian and Black women, 1896-1911
  • Elizabeth H. Pleck
  • Our own kind: family and community networks in Providence
  • Judith E. Smith
  • Female support networks and political activism: Lillian Wald, Crystal Eastman, Emma Goldman
  • Blanche Wiesen Cook
  • Birth control and social revolution
  • Linda Gordon
  • Vertuous women found: New England ministerial literature, 1668-1735
  • Cookbooks and law books: the hidden history of career women in the twentieth-century America
  • Frank Stricker
  • Time spent in housework
  • Joann Vanek
  • Women's work and the economic crisis: some lessons from the Great Depression
  • Ruth Milkman
  • The kindred of Viola Jackson: residence and family organization of an urban Black American family
  • Carol B. Stack
  • Feminism and the contemporary family
  • Barbara Easton
  • Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
  • Quaker marriage patterns in a colonial perspective
  • Robert V. Wells
  • Eighteenth-century family and social life revealed in Massachusetts divorce records
  • Nancy F. Cott
Control code
ocm05310536
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
608 p.
Isbn
9780671250690
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79019565
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)5310536

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