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Hidden From History : 300 Years of Women's Oppression and the Fight Against It - Sheila Rowbotham

Hidden From History

300 Years of Women's Oppression and the Fight Against It

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In this study of women from the Puritan revolution to the 1930s, the author shows how class and sex, work and family, personal life and social pressures have shaped and hindered women's struggles for equality.

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'An important and valuable achievement.' -- New York Times 'I admire Sheila Rowbotham's directness. Women should be grateful for a book of this kind, which fills our inadequate record of the past' -- New Statesman 'Groundbreaking ... One of the first books to make women's history available to a wide audience.' -- Guardian

Work, the family and the development of early capitalism
Puritans and prophetesses
The restoration
The new radicalism of the eighteenth century
The agricultural and industrial revolution
New means of resisting
Birth control and early nineteenth century radicalism
Feminism in the radical and early socialist movement
Middle-class women begin to organise
Feminism and rescue work
The position of working-class women in the ninete
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ISBN: 9780904383560
ISBN-10: 0904383563
Series: Pluto Classics
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 182
Published: 9th June 1977
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 13.5 x 21.4  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.24
Edition Number: 3