I read about 60 or so pages for school and it was interesting to see how history happened uick read Solid introduction to the 19th Century women s rights movement Recommended It contains a very useful introduction and 19th Century women s rights movement Recommended It contains a very useful introduction and superb selection of documents In particular I was amazed to read the impressive awareness of intersectionality between anti racism and anti sexism on display in the writings of the Grimkes in the 1830s The documents highlight the degree to which feminist awareness and feminist struggles in the US emerged out of anti ra. Combining documents with an interpretive essay this book is the first to offer a much needed guide to the emergence
OF THE WOMEN'S RIGHTS MOVEMENT WITHINthe women's rights movement within anti slavery activism of the 1830s A 60 page introductory essay traces the cause of women's rights from Angelina and Sarah Grimké's campaign against slavery thro. .
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earlierThe book is and very organized I recommend it for those who are Very informative and I loved the actual transcribed supporting documents I enjoyed the Salem Witch Trials book in this series a lot better I read both for an American history course and this one was a disappointment compared to Godbeer s book I d recommend that one but not this This one was much less insightful and was just a regurgitation of fact rather than a critical study of histor. Ton Theodore Weld Frances insightful and was just a regurgitation of fact rather than a critical study of histor. Ton Theodore Weld Frances "SOJOURNER TRUTH AND OTHERS GIVING STUDENTS "Truth and others giving students access to the world of abolitionists and women's right advocates and their passionate struggles for emancipation Headnotes to the documents 14 illustrations a bibliography uestions to consider a chronology and an index are also includ. ,Much EarlierThe Book Is
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The Overview And Supplemental Documentsoverview and Supplemental Documents Be Great For College Students First Being documents Would be great for college students first being to the topic Interesting topic in a short and easy to read book with lots of actual documents in the back This is the women s history book that I ve been needing to read for years I just didn t now it until now I always wondered how women s rights came about I figured maybe it had something to do with Rosie the Riveter type ladies taking over their husbands jobs and refusing to give them up Ugh the development of a full fledged women's rights movement in the 1840s and 1850s and the emergence of race as a divisive issue that finally split that movement in 1869 A rich collection of over 50 documents includes diary entries letters and speeches from the Grimkés Maria Stewart Lucretia Mott Elizabeth Cady Stan.