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 Discussions

Author: 
Marjorie Keniston McIntosh
Reviewer: 
Cyrelene Amoah

Amoah on McIntosh, 'Yoruba Women, Work, and Social Change'

Marjorie Keniston McIntosh. Yoruba Women, Work, and Social Change. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009. xiv + 336 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35279-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-22054-7.

Reviewed by Cyrelene Amoah (Southern Illinois University) Published on H-Women (April, 2009) Commissioned by Holly S. Hurlburt

Author: 
Ruth E. Iskin
Reviewer: 
Charlene Garfinkle

Garfinkle on Iskin, 'Modern Women and Parisian Consumer Culture in Impressionist Painting'

Ruth E. Iskin. Modern Women and Parisian Consumer Culture in Impressionist Painting. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. 288 pp. $96.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-84080-4.

Reviewed by Charlene Garfinkle (independent scholar) Published on H-Women (March, 2009) Commissioned by Holly S. Hurlburt

Painting Commodities

Author: 
Ellen Carol DuBois, Richard Cándida Smith, eds.
Reviewer: 
Tiffany K. Wayne

Wayne on DuBois and Smith, 'Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Feminist as Thinker: A Reader in Documents and Essays'

Ellen Carol DuBois, Richard Cándida Smith, eds. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Feminist as Thinker: A Reader in Documents and Essays. New York: New York University Press, 2007. 336 pp. $23.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-1982-4.

Reviewed by Tiffany K. Wayne (independent scholar) Published on H-Women (March, 2009) Commissioned by Holly S. Hurlburt

Author: 
Tamar Garb
Reviewer: 
Geoff Read

Read on Garb, 'The Body in Time: Figures of Femininity in Late Nineteenth-Century France'

Tamar Garb. The Body in Time: Figures of Femininity in Late Nineteenth-Century France. The University of Kansas Franklin D. Murphy Lecture Series. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2008. Illustrations. 96 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98793-4.

Reviewed by Geoff Read (Lakehead University) Published on H-Women (March, 2009) Commissioned by Holly S. Hurlburt

Author: 
Sue Davis
Reviewer: 
Holly Kent

Kent on Davis, 'The Political Thought of Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Women's Rights and the American Political Traditions'

Sue Davis. The Political Thought of Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Women's Rights and the American Political Traditions. New York: New York University Press, 2008. 304 pp. $49.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-1998-5.

Reviewed by Holly Kent (Lehigh University) Published on H-Women (February, 2009) Commissioned by Holly S. Hurlburt

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