Routledge Library Editions: The Englishwoman's Review of Social and Industrial Questions, Hardback Book

Routledge Library Editions: The Englishwoman's Review of Social and Industrial Questions Hardback

Edited by Janet Horowitz Murray, Myra Stark, Anna K. (University of Minnesota, USA) Clark

Part of the Routledge Library Editions: The Englishwoman's Review of Social and Industrial Questions series

Description

The Englishwoman's Review, which published from 1866 to 1910, participated in and recorded a great change in the range of possibilities open to women.

The ideal of the magazine was the idea of the emerging emancipated middle-class woman: economic independence from men, choice of occupation, participation in the male enterprises of commerce and government, access to higher education, admittance to the male professions, particularly medicine, and, of course, the power of suffrage equal to that of men.

First published between 1979 and 1985, this set of 41 volumes gathers together the entirety of The Englishwoman's Review from its first to its final issue.

In its pages one can trace the growth of women's professional work in many fields from the beginnings in which a few pioneers achieved success to the eventual establishment of institutions designed to accommodate the numbers who followed in their paths.

With an informative introduction by Janet Horowitz Murray and Myra Stark, and an index compiled by Anna K.

Clark, this set will be an invaluable resource to those studying nineteenth and early twentieth-century feminism and the women's movement in Britain.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 16936 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781138208759

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