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Suffragettes to she-devils : women's liberation and beyond

Author: Liz McQuiston
Publisher: London : Phaidon, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fight for women's rights worldwide has been one of the great power struggles of the twentieth century, and its graphic expression has been central to this battle. Suffragettes to She-Devils captures the excitement of women's revolutionary campaigns and movements from the vibrant visual identity of the militant suffragettes, through the humour and sniping of the cartoons of Women's Lib in the sixties, to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McQuiston, Liz.
Suffragettes to she-devils.
London : Phaidon, ©1997
(DLC) 98133880
(OCoLC)37466252
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Liz McQuiston
OCLC Number: 645864577
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (240 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Foreword / Germaine Greer --
Ch. 1. Promises of Emancipation: From First Wave Feminism to the 1960s --
Ch. 2. Revolution: The Women's Liberation Movement, or Second Wave Feminism --
Ch. 3. The Angry Years of Conservatism: Activism and Backlash --
Ch. 4. New Feminism, New Technology, New Directions: Fighting Back and Looking to the Future --
Ch. 5. The International Women's Movement: Women Organize and Take Action.
Responsibility: Liz McQuiston ; foreword by Germaine Greer.

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The developing role of graphics in the struggle for women's liberation.  Read more...

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