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women"s movement

Micheline Dumont Johnson

women"s movement

then and now

by Micheline Dumont Johnson

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Published by CRIA/ICREF in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [43-48]

    StatementMicheline Dumont.
    SeriesFeminist perspectives -- no. 5b., Feminist perspectives (Ottawa, Ont.) no.5b
    ContributionsCanadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1453 .D8 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[48] p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21166384M
    ISBN 100919653588

    Constitution was introduced to end slavery. The book was based on Millett's PhD dissertation, in which she dissected the work of D. Women were finally guaranteed the right to vote. Charlotte Woodward, alone among all signers, was the only one still alive in when the Nineteenth Amendment passed.

    Students should individually read each article, circling the vocabulary words they find within the articles. Two of the leaders of the women's movement in the s: Kate Millett leftauthor of a controversial book of the time, Sexual Politics, and journalist and activist Gloria Steinem. Grant in the presidential election. Women could vote in four states--Colorado, Idaho, Utah, and Wyoming.

    If there are fewer computers than students, group the students by reading level. Wade guaranteed a woman's right to end an unwanted pregnancy through abortion. Women served as nurses and weapons manufacturers. If a computer is available for each student, guide students to the activities. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation". But on the day of its demise, the ERA was still three states short of the number it needed to become law.


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