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Women and Power in American History: A Reader, Volume I to 1880 (Women and Power in American History #1)

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This anthology brings together carefully selected, quality articles in U.S. Women's History—, organized around an interest in issues of gender and power in American society. Twenty individual essays provide readers with a unifying theme, and a greater understanding of history and continuing changes in gender relations. The chosen works discuss female institution building a ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published December 1st 1990 by Prentice Hall
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Kathryn Kish Sklar is a Professor of History, co-director of the Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender, and co-director of the Center for the Teaching of American History at Binghamton University.

Kathryn Sklar's research centers on women in social movements in the United States, comparatively considered with British and German women. Her publications focus on the Antebellum and Progr
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