Women & Gender
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Carby, Hazel. Reconstructing Womanhood. New York: Oxford U. Press, 1987.
Cott, Nancy. The Grounding of Modern Feminism. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987.
Evans, Sara. Personal Politics. NY: Vintage Books, 1979.
Goldin, Claudia. Understanding the Gender Gap: An Economic History of American Women. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.
Gordon, Linda. “Black and White Visions of Welfare: Women’s Welfare Activism, 1890-1945.” Journal of American History 78 (Sept. 1991): 559-590.
Harris, Alice Kessler. “The Just Price, the Free Market, and the Value of Women,” in Gendered Domains. (ed. Dorothy Helly and Susan Reverby).
Higginbotham, Evelyn Brooks. Righteous Discontent: the Women’s Movement in the Black Baptist Church, 1880-1920. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1993.
Jones, Jacqueline. Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women, Work, and the Family From Slavery to the Present. New York: Basic Books, 1985.
Kessler-Harris, Alice. Out to Work: A History of Wage-Earning Women in the United States. NY: Oxford University Press, 1982.
Koven, Seth, and Sonya Michel. Mothers of a New World. NY: Routledge, 1993.
King, Charles R. “The Woman’s Experience of Childbirth on the Western Frontier.” Journal of the West 29:1 (1990): 76-84.
Lunbeck, Elizabeth. The Psychiatric Persuasion: Knowledge, Gender, and Power in Modern America. Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press, 1994.
Matsuda, Mari. “The West and the Legal Status of Women.” Journal of the West 24:1 (1985): 47-55.
Melosh, Barbara. Gender and American history since 1890. London ; New York : Routledge, 1993.
Meyerowitz, Joanne, ed. Not June Cleaver: Women and Gender in Postwar America, 1945-1960. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1994.
Muncy, Robyn. Creating a Female Dominion in American Reform.
O’Neill, William. Everyone Was Brave: The Rise and Fall of Feminism in America. Chicago: Quadrangle Books, 1969.
Pascoe, Peggy. Relations of rescue : the search for female moral authority in the American west, 1874-1939. — New York : Oxford University Press, 1990.
________. “Race, Gender, and Intercultural Relations: The Case of Interracial Marriage.” Frontiers XII (1): 5-18.
Peiss, Kathy, and Christina Simmons, eds. Passion and Power. Philadelphia: Temple U Press, 1989.
Ruiz, Vicki L., and Ellen Carol DuBois, eds. Unequal Sisters. New York: Routledge, 1994.
Scott, Joan. Gender and the Politics of History. NY: Columbia U. Press, 1988.
Scott, Joan. “Women’s History.” in New Perspectives on Historical Writing, ed. Peter Burke.
Simmons, Christina. “African Americans and Sexual Victorianism in the Social Hygiene Movement, 1910-1940.” Journal of the History of Sexuality 4:1 (1993): 51-73.
Sklar, Kathryn Kish. “A Call for Comparisons.” American Historical Review 95 (Oct. 1990): 1109-1114.
Stearns, Peter. “Boys, Girls, and Emotions: Redefinitions and Historical Change.” Journal of American History 80 (June 1993): 37-
White, Deborah Gray. “The Cost of Clubwork, the Price of Black Feminism.” In Visible Women, ed. Nancy A. Hewitt and Suzanne Lebsock, 247-269. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1993.
Zimmerman, Joan. “The Jurisprudence of Equality: The Women’s Minimum Wage, the First Equal Rights Ammendment, and Adkins v. Children’s Hospital, 1905-1923.” JAH 78 (June 1991): 188-225.