New PDF release: A Biographical Dictionary of Women's Movements and

By Francisca De Haan, Krasimira Daskalova, Anna Loutfi

ISBN-10: 9637326391

ISBN-13: 9789637326394

This bographical dictionary describes the lives, works and aspirations of greater than a hundred and fifty men and women who have been lively in, or a part of, women's hobbies and feminisms in important, jap and South japanese Europe. therefore, it demanding situations the commonly held trust that there has been no historic feminism during this a part of Europe. those cutting edge and infrequently relocating biographical photographs not just express that feminists existed the following, but in addition that they have been frequent and various, and incorporated Romanian princesses, Serbian philosophers and peasants, Latvian and Slovakian novelists, Albanian academics, Hungarian Christian social employees and activists of the Catholic women's circulation, Austrian manufacturing unit staff, Bulgarian feminist scientists and socialist feminists, Russian radicals, philanthropists, militant suffragists and Bolshevik activists, admired writers and philosophers of the Ottoman period, in addition to Turkish republican leftist political activists and nationalists, the world over well-known Greek feminist leaders, Estonian pharmacologists and technological know-how historians, Slovenian 'literary feminists,' Czech avant-garde painters, Ukrainian feminist students, Polish and Czech Senate individuals, and plenty of extra. Their tales jointly represent a wealthy tapestry of feminist task and redress a major imbalance within the historiography of women's pursuits and feminisms. "A Biographical Dictionary of Women's activities and Feminisms: principal, japanese, and South japanese Europe, nineteenth and twentieth Centuries" is key interpreting for college kids of eu women's and gender background, comparative background and social routine.

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Reproducing Gender. Politics, Publics, and Everyday Life after Socialism, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000, 307–335; various pieces in Gabriele Jaehnert, Jana Gohrisch et. , Gender in Transition in Eastern and Central Europe. Proceedings, Berlin: Trafo Verlag, 2001. : Stanford University Press, 2004. , Ana’s Land. , Thinking Differently. A Reader in European Women’s Studies, London and New York: Zed Books, 2002. 9 Shawn Megan Burn, Women Across Cultures. A Global Perspective, London and Toronto: Mountain View 2000, 220.

IV. Further research and wishes While the process of compiling this book has brought together a wealth of information, it also highlights areas for further research of women’s movements and feminisms in Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe. 29 Potential areas of further research include more full-scale biographies of women’s leaders and activists; the complex interrelation between religion and women’s movements; different forms of 10 women’s organizing across the CESEE countries, with a focus on various class, ethnic and minority groups; the connections between liberal feminism and socialism (both before and after 1945) and interregional, international and transnational connections based on joint research projects of scholars from different parts of Europe.

D) Freville J. Une grande figure de la Revolution russe. Inesse Armand (A key figure of the Russian Revolution. Inessa Armand). , 1957. (D) rgar’an, . “Novoe ob Inesse Armand” (New findings on Inessa Armand). Voprosy istorii (Historical questions) no. 3 (1962): 213–215. (D) Stites, R. ” Canadian-American Slavic Studies 9, no. 1 (Spring 1975): 84–92. (D) Vitalii, Vul’f. “Ideia zhenschiny. Inessa Armand” (The idea of woman. Inessa Armand). L’Officièl (The Russian edition), no. 46 (April 2003). (E) Stites, R.

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