|Series||The Times Perspectives|
|The Physical Object|
What Is the Women's Rights Movement? (What Was?) [Deborah Hopkinson, Who HQ, Laurie A. Conley] on lfcmalta.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The story of Girl Power! Learn about the remarkable women who changed US history. From Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton to Gloria Steinem and Hillary Clinton/5(27). The Woman's Rights movement was an era of time where women got the right to vote, to have jobs and to be equal. Women everywhere were fighting for the. White Women's Rights: The Racial Origins of Feminism in the United States [Louise Michele Newman] on lfcmalta.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This study reinterprets a crucial period (ss) in the history of women's rights, focusing attention on a core contradiction at the heart of early feminist theory. At a time when white elites were concerned with imperialist projects and Cited by: Under democracy and dictatorship, in times of war and times of peace, women's human rights are violated daily and often systematically. Women may be denied the right to vote or hold office. They may be subjected to rape and sexual abuse by soldiers, police, employers, family members. They may not be free to choose when or whom to marry, or how many children to have and when to have them.5/5(2).
Sep 11, · The first gathering devoted to women’s rights in the United States was held July 19–20, , in Seneca Falls, New York. The principal organizers of the Seneca Falls Convention were Elizabeth Cady Stanton, a mother of four from upstate New York, and the Quaker abolitionist Lucretia Mott. 1 About people attended the convention; two-thirds were women. Women's rights -- United States. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Women's rights; Held at Akron, Ohio, May 28 and 29, (Cincinnati: Ben Franklin Book and Job Office, ) (page images at LOC) Proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, Held at the Broadway Tabernacle, in the City of New York, on Tuesday. In , the National Organization for Women (NOW) formed and wrote a statement of purpose that summarizes key women's rights issues of that time. The rights outlined were based on the idea of equality as an opportunity for women to "develop their fullest human potentials" and to put women into the "mainstream of American political, economic and social life.". Throughout the latter part of the 19th cent. the issue of women's voting rights was an important phase of feminism. In the United States It was first seriously proposed in the United States at Seneca Falls, N.Y., July 19, , in a general declaration of the rights of women prepared by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, and several others.
Oct 16, · About What Is the Women’s Rights Movement?. The story of Girl Power! Learn about the remarkable women who changed US history. From Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton to Gloria Steinem and Hillary Clinton, women throughout US history have fought for equality. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Human Rights and Women from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Politics and Government» International Relations» Human Rights» . As a response to last year’s near-total ban on abortions in Alabama, a state legislator has introduced a bill that would require men to undergo vasectomies, at their own expense, “within one month of their 50th birthday or the birth of their third biological child, whichever comes first”.Followers: M. Filed under: Women's rights -- Periodicals. The Amazon (Milwaukee-based feminist magazine, ) (partial serial archives) Battle Acts (New York: Women of Youth Against War and Fascism, ) (partial serial archives) Quiet Mountain Essays (full serial archives).