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: 
Candice Lewis Bredbenner
Reviewer: 
Nancy Unger

Unger 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 Nancy Unger (Department of History, Santa Clara University) Published on H-Women (January, 2000)

"I Deny the Right of Congress to Legislate Away my Citizenship" Rebecca Shelley, Marital Expatriate, in A Nationality of Her Own (p. 151)

Author: 
Sandra Cavallo, Lyndan Warner, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michelle Wolfe

Wolfe on Cavallo and Warner, 'Widowhood in Medieval and Early Modern Europe'

Sandra Cavallo, Lyndan Warner, eds. Widowhood in Medieval and Early Modern Europe. New York: Longman, 1999. xiv + 272 pp. $49.60 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-31748-2; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-31747-5.

Reviewed by Michelle Wolfe (Department of History, Ohio State University) Published on H-Women (January, 2000)

Surviving Both Spouse and Society in Early Modern Europe

Author: 
J. William T. Youngs
Reviewer: 
Stacy A. Cordery

Cordery on Youngs, 'Eleanor Roosevelt: A Personal and Public Life'

J. William T. Youngs. Eleanor Roosevelt: A Personal and Public Life. New York: Longman, 2000. xv + 286 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-321-04372-6.

Reviewed by Stacy A. Cordery (Department of History, Monmouth College) Published on H-Women (December, 1999)

Eleanor Roosevelt for Undergraduates

Author: 
Jane H. Pease, William H. Pease
Reviewer: 
Sidney Bland

Bland on Pease and Pease, 'A Family of Women: The Carolina Petigrus in Peace and War'

Jane H. Pease, William H. Pease. A Family of Women: The Carolina Petigrus in Peace and War. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999. xi + 328 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2505-1.

Reviewed by Sidney Bland (James Madison University) Published on H-Women (December, 1999)

Women and the Rise and Fall of the House of Petigru

Author: 
Melanie Gustafson, Kristie Miller, Elisabeth Israels Perry, eds.
Reviewer: 
Margaret Paton-Walsh

Paton-Walsh on Gustafson and Miller and Perry, 'We Have Come to Stay: American Women and Political Parties, 1880-1960'

Melanie Gustafson, Kristie Miller, Elisabeth Israels Perry, eds. We Have Come to Stay: American Women and Political Parties, 1880-1960. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1999. xiv + 205 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-1970-8; $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1969-2.

Reviewed by Margaret Paton-Walsh (Department of History, Colorado State University) Published on H-Women (November, 1999)

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