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U.S. women's history : untangling the threads of sisterhood / edited by Leslie Brown, Jacqueline Castledine, and Anne Valk ; foreword by Deborah Gray White.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
xxii, 231 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-212) and index.
Contents:
Cleaning race: Irish immigrant and Southern Black domestic workers in the Northeast United States, 1865-1930 / Danielle Phillips -- "By any means necessary": The National Council of Negro Women's flexible loyalties in the Black Power era / Rebecca Tuuri -- "This is like family": activist-survivor histories and motherwork / Ariella Rotramel -- The maid and Mr. Charlie: Rosa Parks and the struggle for Black women's bodily integrity / Danielle L. McGuire -- Cold War history as women's history / Jacqueline Castleine -- "I'm gonna get you": Black womanhood and Jim Crow justice in the post-civil rights South / Christina Greene -- Gender expression in antebellum America: accessing the priveleges and freedoms of white men / Jen Manion -- When a "sister" is a mother: maternal thinking and feminist action, 1967-1980 / Andrea Estepa -- Contested geography: the campaign against pornography and the battle for urban space in Minneapolis / Kirsten Delegard -- Remembering together: take back the night and the public memory of feminism / Anne Valk.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
Other title(s):
  • US women's history
  • United States women's history
ISBN:
  • 9780813575841 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813575842 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780813575834 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813575834 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book ; : epub))
  • ((e-book ; : web pdf))
LCCN:
2016015541
OCLC:
946076125
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