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French, Marilyn

Summary: Present a history of women from prehistoric times up to the present day, examining the changing roles of women in different ages, and covering such topics as work, marriage, family, sex roles, religion, and politics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4209 FRE

French, Marilyn

Summary: The volume opens with chapters comparing medieval Europe and Japan, disparate cultures which nevertheless shared traditions of male dominated aggression and competitiveness. The author then shows how, in Europe, this tradition led to colonialism and imperialism, and the subjugation of indigenous societies, just as women were subjugated in the conquerors' home countries. Only with the French...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4209 FRE

French, Marilyn

Summary: Origins is the first of four volumes of a momental, readable, and unprecedented history of women throughout the world. The internationally celebrated author of The Women's Room, Marilyn French, spent over fifteen years with a team of researchers and prominent historians examining women's lives and activities in civilizations and societies spanning the ages. -Goodreads

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4209 FRE

French, Marilyn

Summary: Present a history of women from prehistoric times up to the present day, examining the changing roles of women in different ages, and covering such topics as work, marriage, family, sex roles, religion, and politics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4209 FRE

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