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The Origins of Modern Feminism


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List of Plates General Editor's Preface Acknowledgements Introduction PART 1: THE ENLIGHTENMENT AND THE NATURE OF WOMEN PART 2: FEMINISM AND REPUBLICANISM: 'REPUBLICAN MOTHERHOOD' Republican Possibilities Conservative Reaction PART 3: EVANGELICALISM AND THE POWER OF WOMEN Evangelical Themes Revivalism and the Organisation of Women Millenarianism PART 4: EDUCATING HEARTS AND MINDS The Case for 'Maternal Education' The Training of Teachers The Education of the Majority PART 5: WORK AND ORGANISATION Women's Work in the Early Nineteenth Century: Changes and Continuities Women Workers and Organisation The New Industrial Society: Factory Labour and Domestic Service New Demands and New Jobs PART 6: DOMESTIC QUESTIONS Domestic Myths and Domestic Realities Women and Community Protest Middle-Class Domesticity and its Boundaries Challenges to Domesticity: Individual and Collective PART 7: POLITICS, PHILANTHROPY AND THE PUBLIC SPHERE Crowds, adicalism and Revolution Political Issues: Class, Slavery and Race Moral Reform and Philanthropy PART 8: THE FEMINIST CASE Three Writers Feminist Practice: Defeat and Difficulties in France The United States: Feminism and the Current Reform Great Britain: Feminist Politics and the Politics of Class Conclusion Abbreviations Notes and References Notes to Plates Bibliography Index.

About the Author

JANE RENDALL is Lecturer in History at the University of York.

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