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Thursday, February 13, 2020 | History

11 edition of Making Women"s History found in the catalog.

Making Women"s History

The Essential Mary Ritter Beard

by Mary Ritter Beard

  • 308 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by The Feminist Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Women,
  • General,
  • Women In The U.S,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Beard, Mary Ritter,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Women"s Studies,
  • History,
  • Beard, Mary Ritter,,
  • Americana,
  • Education,
  • Suffrage

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMary Ritter Beard (Editor), Ann J. Lane (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8606867M
    ISBN 10155861219X
    ISBN 109781558612198

    In the process, she paints unforgettable portraits of black female leaders, such as anti-lynching activist Ida B. Mae Jemison became the first Black woman astronaut to travel into space inand her accomplishments don't end there. Gibson became a professional golfer injust years after winning her tennis titles. She discusses the ways in which African American women have located themselves in their own families, communities, and national culture through beauty advertisements, treatments, and styles.

    I always enjoyed what I learned during Black History Month, but I realize now how woefully under-educated I was on the accomplishments of people of color. After she died atformer President Barack Obama recognized her legacy in an official statement. Alexa Canady became the first Black woman neurosurgeon in the U. Advertisement We shared some of our results with editors, agents, authors, and publishers who work on trade history books, and asked for their impressions.

    Although women are usually the subject of feminist history that is not invariably the case, since a feminist approach can be used to understand all areas of history. Through anecdote and data, analysis and interpretation, she manages to penetrate African-American life and labor and to reveal the centrality of women at the inception--and at the heart--of the new south. On both an individual and a collective level, A Shining Thread of Hope reveals the strength and spirit of black women and brings their stories from the fringes of American history to a central position in our understanding of the forces and events that have shaped this country. Correction, Jan.


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