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Borderlines Genders and Identities in War and Peace, 1870–1930

Borderlines weaves together the study of gender with that of the evolution of nationalism and colonialism. Its broad, comparative perspective will rechart the war experiences…

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Spectacles and Sexualities The “Mise-en-ScÈne” of the “Tirailleur Sénégalais” on the Western Front, 1914–1920

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Rethinking American Women’s Activism

In this enthralling narrative, Annelise Orleck chronicles the history of the American women’s movement from the 19th century to the present. Starting with an incisive…

Women Artists and Writers Modernist (im)positionings

In this provocative and richly interdisciplinary study Bridget Elliott and Jo-Ann Wallace reappraise the literary and artistic contribution of women to modernism and in particular…

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Emmeline Pankhurst A biography

Emmeline Pankhurst was perhaps the most influential woman of the twentieth century. Today her name is synonymous with the ‘votes for women’ campaign and she…

New Woman Hybridities Femininity, feminism and international consumer culture, 1880-1930

Since the 1970s, the literary and cultural politics of the turn-of-the-century New Woman have received increasing academic attention. Whether she is seen as the emblem…

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Subverting the flapper The unlikely alliance of Irish popular and ecclesiastical press in the 1920s

The Sexuality Debates

First published in 1987. From the 1870's to the 1920's, feminists actively campaigned against men's sexual abuse of women. This collection brings together the major…

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Women Workers in the First World War

Commentators writing soon after the outbreak of the First World War about the classic problems of women’s employment (low pay, lack of career structure, exclusion…

Women and their Money 1700–1950 Essays on women and finance

This book examines women's financial activity from the early days of the stock market in eighteenth century England and the South Sea Bubble to the…

Women in Magazines Research, Representation, Production and Consumption

Women have been important contributors to and readers of magazines since the development of the periodical press in the nineteenth century. By the mid-twentieth century,…

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Volume 3. Suffrage Drama

The striking sights of women’s suffrage activism, their spectacular actions, banners and symbols, made an immediate impression on public consciousness. On both sides of the…