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In the company of educated women : a history of women and higher education in America

Author: Barbara Miller Solomon
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Miller Solomon
ISBN: 0300033141 9780300033144 0300036396 9780300036398
OCLC Number: 11157569
Description: xxi, 298 pages, [16] pages of plates : portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. A forbidden world --
2. Boring from within: a beginning in the academies of the republic --
3. The utility of their educations, 1800-1860 --
4. The push into higher education --
5. Who went to college? --
6. Women and the modernizing of liberal education, 1860-1920 --
7. Dimensions of the collegiate experience --
8. After college, what? --
9. The collegiate education of women: its plural strands, 1920-1940 --
10. The first modern college women: their expectations in the 1920s and 1930s --
11. A public debate for college women: 1920-1944 --
12. The promises of liberal education --
forgotten and fulfilled --
Afterthoughts.
Responsibility: Barbara Miller Solomon.

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"A lively account of the struggle for women's education, based on students' letters and diaries and women's achievements over the last 200 years."--Phyllis Coons, Boston Globe"A historical approach Read more...

 
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