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: 
Elizabeth R. Varon
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Dunn

Dunn on Varon, 'We Mean to Be Counted: White Women and Politics in Antebellum Virginia'


Elizabeth R. Varon. We Mean to Be Counted: White Women and Politics in Antebellum Virginia. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. x + 234 pp. ISBN 978-0-8078-2390-3.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Dunn (Duke University)
Published on H-Women (May, 1998)

The Ladies are Political

Author: 
Devoney Looser, E. Ann Kaplan, eds.
Reviewer: 
Christine D. Myers

Myers on Looser and Kaplan, 'Generations: Academic Feminists in Dialogue'


Devoney Looser, E. Ann Kaplan, eds. Generations: Academic Feminists in Dialogue. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1997. xii + 343 pp. $23.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-2899-5; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-2898-8.

Reviewed by Christine D. Myers (University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland)
Published on H-Women (April, 1998)

Author: 
Lydia Maria Francis
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Watkins Richardson

Richardson on Francis, 'A Lydia Maria Child Reader'


Lydia Maria Francis. A Lydia Maria Child Reader. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997. x + 453 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-1949-8; $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-1954-2.

Reviewed by Cynthia Watkins Richardson (Department of History, University of Maine)
Published on H-Women (April, 1998)

A Lydia Maria Child Reader Reviewed

Author: 
Candice Lewis Bredbenner
Reviewer: 
Donna R. Gabaccia

Gabaccia on Bredbenner, 'A Nationality of Her Own: Women, Marriage and the Law of Citizenship'


Candice Lewis Bredbenner. A Nationality of Her Own: Women, Marriage and the Law of Citizenship. Berkeley and London: University of California Press, 1998. xi + 294 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-20650-2.

Reviewed by Donna R. Gabaccia (University of North Carolina, Charlotte)
Published on H-Women (April, 1998)

A Nationality of Her Own

Author: 
Elaine G. Breslaw
Reviewer: 
Robynne Rogers Healey

Healey on Breslaw, 'Tituba, Reluctant Witch of Salem: Devilish Indians and Puritan Fantasies'


Elaine G. Breslaw. Tituba, Reluctant Witch of Salem: Devilish Indians and Puritan Fantasies. New York: New York University Press, 1996. xxv + 243 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-1227-6.

Reviewed by Robynne Rogers Healey (University of Alberta)
Published on H-Women (March, 1998)

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