The Changing Role of Women

The Changing Role of Women

by Mandy Ross


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This book examines the struggle for women's rights throughout the 20th century, and how it continues today.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781588109200
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 04/28/2002
Series: 20th Century Perspectives
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 10 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Women in 19004
Fighting for the Vote6
Women in Politics 1914-19458
Women in Politics from 194510
Women in Civil Rights Movements12
Women's Activism14
Women and Human Rights16
Education of Girls and Women18
Domestic Life20
Marriage, Motherhood, and Divorce22
Changes Since 196024
Health Care and Medicine26
Women and Work 1900-193928
Women's Service in World War II30
Women's Work in the Post-War Era32
Women's Work at the End of the Century34
Entertainment, Media, and the Arts36
Fashion Statements38
Women in Sports40
Women's Rights into the 21st Century42
Further Reading45

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