Alice Paul: Equality for Women by Christine LunardiniAlice Paul: Equality for Women by Christine Lunardini

Alice Paul: Equality for Women

byChristine Lunardini

Paperback | November 6, 2012

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An engaging, accessible introduction to Alice Paul’s struggle for female equality and the dominant role she played in the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment granting women the right to vote

Christine Lunardini received her M.A. and Ph.D. from Princeton University and has taught at Princeton University, Barnard College, and Pace University. She is the author of several books on women's history as well as many articles. Series editor Carol Berkin is a well-known women's historian and the author of many popular and scholarly...
Title:Alice Paul: Equality for WomenFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8.62 × 5.62 × 0.62 inPublished:November 6, 2012Publisher:Avalon PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0813347610

ISBN - 13:9780813347615

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Table of Contents


1 Becoming Alice Paul
2 History, Politics, and Strategy
3 Where Are All the People?
4 A Splendid Year and a Growing Rivalry
5 Taking on the Democrats
6 A New Plan, a New Party, an Old Fight
7 The War Against Women
8 Victory and Discord
9 The Quest for Equality for Women
10 Epilogue


Editorial Reviews

"This concise book ... is perfect for college students. It is a valuable addition to the 'Lives of American Women' series, and is recommended for all collections on the subject and as well as for relevant high school or college courses."—Theresa McDevitt, Indiana University of Pennsylvania Library"An inherently fascinating biography of a truly remarkable woman, Alice Paul is a superbly written account and highly recommended."—The Midwest Book ReviewPraise for the Lives of American Women series"Finally! The majority of students—by which I mean women—will have the opportunity to read biographies of women from our nation's past. (Men can read them too, of course!) The ‘Lives of American Women' series features an eclectic collection of books, readily accessible to students who will be able to see the contributions of women in many fields over the course of our history. Long overdue, these books will be a valuable resource for teachers, students, and the public at large."—Cokie Roberts, author of Founding Mothers and Ladies of Liberty