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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History.   

Empire in Question: Reading, Writing, and Teaching British Imperialism

Antoinette Burton - History - 2011 - 392 pages
Essays written by Antoinette Burton since the mid-1990s trace her thinking about modern British history and engage debates about how to think about British imperialism in light ...
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Women's Roles in Sub-Saharan Africa

Toyin Falola, Nana Akua Amponsah - History - 2012 - 232 pages
• Describes chronological events in women's lives covering precolonial to postcolonial Africa • Includes photographs of powerful women in colonial Africa; arts such as bead ...
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Re-presenting the Past: Women and History

Ann-Marie Gallagher, Cathy Lubelska, Louise Ryan - History - 2014 - 232 pages
Feminist history continues to change the way history is written, and in doing so changes our view of the past. The authors of this collection explore how issues of sexuality ...
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Why History Matters: Life and Thought

Gerda Lerner - History - 1998 - 272 pages
"All human beings are practicing historians," writes Gerda Lerner. "We live our lives; we tell our stories. It is as natural as breathing." It is as important as breathing, too ...
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Writing Women’s History: International Perspectives

Karen M. Offen, Ruth Roach Pierson, Jane Rendall - Social Science - 1991 - 552 pages
Five essays address such themes as the relationship between feminist history and women's history, the use of the concept of "experience", the development of the history of ...
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Becoming Feminist: Narratives and Memories

Carly Guest - Social Science - 2016 - 240 pages
This book offers a novel, detailed and sensitive exploration of women's engagement with feminism. Centred on the themes of generations, hope, emotions and belonging, each ...
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Gender and Memory in the Globital Age

Anna Reading - History - 2016 - 235 pages
This book asks how 21st century technologies such as the Internet, mobile phones and social media are transforming human memory and its relationship to gender. Each epoch ...
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The Interpretation of Cultures: Selected Essays

Clifford Geertz - Social Science - 1973 - 470 pages
In this compilation of essays written over a fifteen-year period, the distinguished anthropologist explains his view of culture and its symbolic dimensions
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Islamic Historiography

Chase F. Robinson - History - 2003 - 237 pages
An accessible guide into the complex field of Islamic historiography.
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