^BOOK ⇰ Women's America: Refocusing the Past ⇦ PDF eBook or Kindle ePUB free

Great history book Lots of good, insightful essays and documents. trade paper 305.40973 W8726 2016 American history ^BOOK ✘ Women's America: Refocusing the Past ☔ Featuring a mix of primary source documents, articles, and illustrations, Women s America Refocusing the Past has long been an invaluable resource Now in its sixth edition, the book has been extensively revised and updated to cover recent events in American women s history It provides many new selections from leading theorists and historians and restores several readings that were cut from the fifth edition Successfully classroom tested, these new essays offer material on the impact of ethnicity in American culture, the roles that women have played in the creation of male dominated structures, and the international dimensions of women s lives The book covers such diverse groups as Christian Indian women in colonial America, African American women in post Civil War Atlanta, young Jewish labor organizers in turn of the century New York, new arrivals to San Francisco s Chinatown, Japanese American women during World War II, and Chicana feminists The introductory essay has been revised and the bibliography has been updated to take into account the growing body of contemporary literature in the field Women s America is an essential text for courses in women s history and an ideal supplement for general survey courses on American history