H-Women's purpose is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods, and the state of the field and historiography of women's studies. H-Women is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

Recent Content

Author: 
Hyman A. Enzer, Sandra Solotaroff-Enzer, eds.
Reviewer: 
E. Thomas Ewing

Ewing on Enzer and Solotaroff-Enzer, 'Anne Frank. Reflections on Her Life and Legacy'

Hyman A. Enzer, Sandra Solotaroff-Enzer, eds. Anne Frank. Reflections on Her Life and Legacy. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2000. xxv + 285 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-06823-2; $52.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02472-6.

Reviewed by E. Thomas Ewing (Department of History, Virginia Tech) Published on H-Women (May, 2000)

Author: 
Deena J. Gonzalez
Reviewer: 
Carmen Ramos Escandon

Escandon on Gonzalez, 'Refusing the Favor. The Spanish-Mexican Women of Santa Fe 1820-1880'

Deena J. Gonzalez. Refusing the Favor. The Spanish-Mexican Women of Santa Fe 1820-1880. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. x + 186 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-507890-9.

Reviewed by Carmen Ramos Escandon (CIESAS, Mexico City) Published on H-Women (May, 2000)

Of Favours and Favorites: Women and Acculturation in New Mexico

Author: 
Drucilla Cornell
Reviewer: 
Avital H. Bloch

Bloch on Cornell, 'At the Heart of Freedom: Feminism, Sex and Equality'

Drucilla Cornell. At the Heart of Freedom: Feminism, Sex and Equality. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1998. xvi + 254 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-691-02896-5; $62.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-02897-2.

Reviewed by Avital H. Bloch (Center for Social Research, University of Colima, Mexico) Published on H-Women (April, 2000)

The Freedom of the Heart

Author: 
Tony Henderson
Reviewer: 
Kristen Robinson

Robinson on Henderson, 'Disorderly Women in Eighteenth-Century London: Prostitution and Control in the Metropolis, 1730-1830'

Tony Henderson. Disorderly Women in Eighteenth-Century London: Prostitution and Control in the Metropolis, 1730-1830. London and New York: Longman, 1999. x + 226 pp. $29.20 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-26421-2; $106.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-26395-6.

Reviewed by Kristen Robinson (Department of History, University of Kentucky) Published on H-Women (April, 2000)

Author: 
Arwen P. Mohun
Reviewer: 
Thomas C. Jepsen

Jepsen on Mohun, 'Steam Laundries: Gender, Technology, and Work in the United States and Great Britain, 1880-1940'

Arwen P. Mohun. Steam Laundries: Gender, Technology, and Work in the United States and Great Britain, 1880-1940. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999. x + 348 pp. $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-6002-7.

Reviewed by Thomas C. Jepsen (National Coalition of Independent Scholars) Published on H-Women (March, 2000)

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