Read for my American Women s History class I thought that Orleck did a remarkable
Job Of Summarizing The Activism Of American Women Between Seneca of summarizing the activism of American women between Seneca and 2013 I particularly enjoyed the inclusion of the stories and activism of women of color
and women In this narrative Annelise Orleck chronicles the history women In this enthralling narrative Annelise Orleck chronicles the history the women's movement from the nineteenth century to the present Starting with an incisive introduction that calls for a reconceptualization of American feminist history to encompass multiple streams of women's activism she weaves the personal wi. ,
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that s as a flaw than a complaint of the book Overall I d really recommend to anyone interested in women s history However if you re interested in an easier uicker read I d probably recommend Gail Collins When Ev. Too often been treated as completely separate Showing that women s activism has taken many forms has intersected with issues of class and race and has continued during periods of backlash Rethinking American Women s Activism is a perfect introduction to the subject for anyone interested in women s history and social movement. N poverty I feel like these stories are often ignored or forgotten My only problem with these types of books is that when a book particularly such a short one covers such a broad expanse of time I have a hard time holding on to that information since it doe. Th the political vividly evoking the events and people time holding on to that information since it doe. Th the political vividly the events and people participated in our era's most far reaching social revolutionsIn short thematic chapters Orleck enables
readers to the impact of women's activism and highlights how feminism hasto understand the impact of women's activism and highlights how feminism has through much of the past century within social movements that have. .