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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Clio's consciousness raised; new perspectives on the history of women.
New York, Harper & Row 
|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Mary S Hartman; Lois W Banner; Berkshire Conference of Women Historians.; Feminist studies, inc.
|ISBN:||006131823X 9780061318238 0060905069 9780060905064|
|Notes:||Papers presented at a conference entitled "New Perspectives on the History of Women," sponsored by the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians, and held March, 1973, at Douglass College, Rutgers University; reprinted from a special issue of Feminist studies.|
|Description:||xii, 253 p. : illustrations ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Preface / Mary S. Hartman --
"The fashionable diseases": women's complaints and their treatment in nineteenth-century America / Ann Douglas Wood --
Puberty to menopause: the cycle of femininity in nineteenth-century America / Carroll Smith-Rosenberg --
The lady and her physician / Regina Morantz - Voluntary motherhood: the beginnings of feminist birth control ideas in the United States / Linda Gordon --
Salon, foyer, bureau: women and the professions in France / Catherine Bodard Silver --
The sexual politics of Victorian social anthropology / Elizabeth Fee --
The power of women through the family in Medieval Europe: 500-1100 / Jo Ann McNamara and Suzanne Wemple --
Family limitation, sexual control, and domestic feminism in Victorian America / Daniel Scott Smith --
The feminization of American religion: 1800-1860 / Barbara Welter --
The tender technicians: the feminization of public librarianship, 1876-1905 / Dee Garrison --
Image and reality: the myth of the idle Victorian woman / Patricia Branca --
"We are not beasts of the field": prostitution and the poor in Plymouth and Southampton under the contagious diseases act / Judith R. Walkowitz and Daniel J. Walkowitz --
The welfare of women in laboring families: England. 1860-1950 / Laura Oren --
A case study of technological and social change: the washing machine and the working wife / Ruth Schwartz Cowan.
|Series Title:||Harper torchbooks.|
|Other Titles:||New perspectives on the history of women|
|Responsibility:||Edited by Mary S. Hartman and Lois Banner.|