Antifeminism in America: A Historical Reader by Gillian SwansonAntifeminism in America: A Historical Reader by Gillian Swanson

Antifeminism in America: A Historical Reader

byGillian SwansonEditorGillian Swanson

Paperback | July 12, 2000

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The documents in this paperback inform the reader's understanding and appreciation of the social and political context of opposition in which the advocates of women's rights labored from 1848 to 1996. Arranged in six parts by historical periods, these original articles from mainstream magazines, specialized and academic journals, and books display the tone and substance of opposition to women's rights as it appeared in popular literature. The selections reflect the public campaign, fought in the popular press, of opponents to the fundamental goal of all aspects of movement for women's rights, to challenge the gender system by advocating equality for women.
Gillian Swanson is Senior Lecturer in the School of Cultural Studies at the University of the West of England. She is co-editor (with Christine Gledhill) ofNationalizing Femininity: Culture, Sexuality, and Cinemain Britain in World War Two(Manchester University Press, 1996), and co-author (with Patricia Wise) ofGoing forBroke: Women's ...
Title:Antifeminism in America: A Historical ReaderFormat:PaperbackDimensions:420 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.8 inPublished:July 12, 2000Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0815334370

ISBN - 13:9780815334378