Shapers of the Great Debate on Women's Rights: A Biographical Dictionary, 1st Edition

  • Joyce Duncan
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  • ISBN-10: 0313082448
  • ISBN-13: 9780313082443
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Explores the three waves of feminism through the lives of the women who made history in bringing women's issues to the forefront of American society.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Timeline of Women's Rights in the United States.
Author's Note.
Series Foreword.
Preface.
1: First Wave: The Woman Question to Suffrage.
2: Introduction.
3: Frances “Fanny” Wright (1795–1852).
4: Sarah Moore Grimké (1792–1873).
5: Isabella Baumfree (Sojourner Truth) (1797–1883).
6: Margaret Fuller (1810–1850).
7: Lucretia Mott (1793–1880).
8: Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815–1902).
9: Amelia Jenks Bloomer (1818–1894).
10: Susan Brownell Anthony (1820–1906).
11: Anna Howard Shaw (1847–1919).
12: Lucy Stone (1818–1893).
13: Victoria Claflin Woodhull (1838–1927).
14: Jane Addams (1860–1935).
15: Margaret Sanger (1879–1966).
16: Frances Elizabeth Willard (1839–1898).
17: Charlotte Anna Perkins Gilman (1860–1935).
18: Olympia Brown (1835–1926).
19: Matilda Joslyn Gage (1826–1898).
20: Mary Ashton Rice Livermore (1820–1905).
21: Carrie Chapman Catt (1859–1947).
22: Alice Stokes Paul (1885–1977).
23: Jeanette Rankin (1880–1973).
24: Second- and Third-Wave Feminism: Civil Rights to the Internet.
25: Introduction.
26: Anna Pauline Murray (1910–1985).
27: Bella Abzug (1920–1998).
28: Betty Naomi Goldstein Friedan (1921–2006).
29: Gloria Steinem (1934–).
30: Billie Jean King (1943–).
31: Alice Malsenior Walker (1944–).
32: Kate Millett (1934–).
33: Shirley St. Hill Chisholm (1924–2005).
34: Wilma Pearl Mankiller (1945–).
35: Joan Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933–).
36: Phyllis Chesler (1940–).
37: Fannie Lou Hamer (1917–).
38: Audre Lorde (1934–1992).
39: Bell Hooks (Gloria Jean Watkins) (1952–).
40: Esther Eggertsen Peterson (1906–1997).
41: Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962).
42: Camille Anna Paglia (1947–).
43: Shere Hite (1942–).
44: Barbara Seaman (1935–).
45: Mary Daly (1928–).
46: Andrea Dworkin (1946–2005).
Short Biographies.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.