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: 
Mona L. Siegel
Reviewer: 
Deborah D. Buffton

Buffton on Siegel, 'The Moral Disarmament of France: Education, Pacifism, and Patriotism, 1914-1940'

Mona L. Siegel. The Moral Disarmament of France: Education, Pacifism, and Patriotism, 1914-1940. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. vii + 317 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-83900-6.

Reviewed by Deborah D. Buffton (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse) Published on H-Women (September, 2005)

The Lesson for Today: Peace is Patriotic

Author: 
Dena Goodman
Reviewer: 
Christopher Corley

Corley on Goodman, 'Marie Antoinette: Writings on the Body of a Queen'

Dena Goodman. Marie Antoinette: Writings on the Body of a Queen. New York: Routledge, 2003. x + 307 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-93394-0; $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-93395-7.

Reviewed by Christopher Corley (Department of History, Minnesota State University, Mankato) Published on H-Women (July, 2005)

Marie-Antoinette for the Seminar Room

Author: 
Chandra Talpade Mohanty
Reviewer: 
Malia Formes

Formes on Mohanty, 'Feminism without Borders: Decolonizing Theory, Practicing Solidarity'

Chandra Talpade Mohanty. Feminism without Borders: Decolonizing Theory, Practicing Solidarity. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2003. viii + 300 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-3021-9; $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-3010-3.

Reviewed by Malia Formes (Department of History, Western Kentucky University) Published on H-Women (July, 2005)

Author: 
Sonya O. Rose
Reviewer: 
Nicoletta Gullace

Gullace on Rose, 'Which People's War? National Identity and Citizenship in Wartime Britain 1939-1945'

Sonya O. Rose. Which People's War? National Identity and Citizenship in Wartime Britain 1939-1945. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. xiii + 328 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-925572-6.

Reviewed by Nicoletta Gullace (Department of History, University of New Hampshire) Published on H-Women (December, 2004)

Divided Identities and the Unity of War

Author: 
Victoria Bissell Brown
Reviewer: 
Susan Stein-Roggenbuck

Stein-Roggenbuck on Brown, 'The Education of Jane Addams'

Victoria Bissell Brown. The Education of Jane Addams. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004. 432 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-3747-4.

Reviewed by Susan Stein-Roggenbuck (James Madison College, Michigan State University) Published on H-Women (November, 2004)

Reconciling Gender, Family, and Ambition: The Formative Years of JaneAddams

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