Reviews

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: 
Maria Grever, Berteke Waaldijk
Reviewer: 
Charlene Garfinkle

Garfinkle on Grever and Waaldijk, 'Transforming the Public Sphere: The Dutch National Exhibition of Women's Labor in 1898'


Maria Grever, Berteke Waaldijk. Transforming the Public Sphere: The Dutch National Exhibition of Women's Labor in 1898. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2004. 352 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-3258-9; $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-3296-1.

Reviewed by Charlene Garfinkle (independent scholar)
Published on H-Women (September, 2005)

Exhibiting Labor

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

Author: 
Rolf Kohring, Gerald Kreft
Reviewer: 
Annette Leibing

Leibing on Kohring and Kreft, 'Tilly Edinger: Leben und Werk einer jüdischen Wissenschaftlerin'


Rolf Kohring, Gerald Kreft. Tilly Edinger: Leben und Werk einer jüdischen Wissenschaftlerin. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 2003. 639 S. + 35 s/w Abb. Euro 39.80 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-510-61351-9.

Reviewed by Annette Leibing (Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University and Institute of Psychiatry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)
Published on H-Women (November, 2004)

Author: 
Raylene L. Ramsay
Reviewer: 
Mona L. Siegel

Siegel on Ramsay, 'French Women in Politics: Writing Power, Paternal Legitimization, and Maternal Legacies'


Raylene L. Ramsay. French Women in Politics: Writing Power, Paternal Legitimization, and Maternal Legacies. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2003. xviii + 318 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57181-081-6; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57181-082-3.

Reviewed by Mona L. Siegel (Department of History, California State University, Sacramento)
Published on H-Women (October, 2004)

Author: 
Judith Walsh
Reviewer: 
Michelle Tusan

Tusan on Walsh, 'Domesticity in Colonial India: What Women Learned When Men Gave Them Advice'


Judith Walsh. Domesticity in Colonial India: What Women Learned When Men Gave Them Advice. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2004. vii + 235 pp. $96.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-2936-6; $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7425-2937-3.

Reviewed by Michelle Tusan (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)
Published on H-Women (September, 2004)

A Literature of Their Own?

Author: 
Kathleen Hayes, ed.
Reviewer: 
Cate Giustino

Giustino on Hayes, 'The Journalism of Milena Jesenska: A Critical Voice in Interwar Central Europe'


Kathleen Hayes, ed. The Journalism of Milena Jesenska: A Critical Voice in Interwar Central Europe. New York: Berghahn Books, 2003. vi + 232 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57181-560-6.

Reviewed by Cate Giustino (Department of History, Auburn University)
Published on H-Women (September, 2004)

The Entanglement of Old and New in One Woman's Interwar World

Author: 
Judith Ezekiel
Reviewer: 
Joanne E. Passet

Passet on Ezekiel, 'Feminism in the Heartland'


Judith Ezekiel. Feminism in the Heartland. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2002. vii + 339 pp. $68.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-0903-5; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8142-5098-3.

Reviewed by Joanne E. Passet (Humanities and Fine Arts Division, Indiana University East)
Published on H-Women (July, 2004)

Utopian Vision and Women's Liberation in the Flyover Zone

Author: 
Benita Roth
Reviewer: 
Timothy Hodgdon

Hodgdon on Roth, 'Separate Roads to Feminism: Black, Chicana, and White Feminist Movements in America's Second Wave'


Benita Roth. Separate Roads to Feminism: Black, Chicana, and White Feminist Movements in America's Second Wave. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. xiii + 271 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-82260-2; $26.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-52972-3.

Reviewed by Timothy Hodgdon (Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow, First-Year Writing Program, Duke University)
Published on H-Women (July, 2004)

Author: 
Nina Mikhalevsky
Reviewer: 
Mary A. Evins

Evins on Mikhalevsky, 'Dear Daughters: A History of Mount Vernon Seminary and College'


Nina Mikhalevsky. Dear Daughters: A History of Mount Vernon Seminary and College. Washington: Mount Vernon Seminary and College Alumnae Association, 2001. 239 pp.

Reviewed by Mary A. Evins (Department of History, Geography, and Political Science and Department of Social Work and Sociology, Tennessee State University)
Published on H-Women (July, 2004)

Another Women's School Absorbed

Author: 
Sue Morgan, ed.
Reviewer: 
Rhonda Semple

Semple on Morgan, 'Women, Religion, and Feminism in Britain, 1750-1900'


Sue Morgan, ed. Women, Religion, and Feminism in Britain, 1750-1900. New York and Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. xi + 235 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-333-99307-1.

Reviewed by Rhonda Semple (History and Women's Studies Program, University of Northern British Columbia)
Published on H-Women (July, 2004)

Women Negotiating Beliefs and Boundaries

Author: 
Mari Yoshihara
Reviewer: 
Alexandra Epstein

Epstein on Yoshihara, 'Embracing the East: White Women and American Orientalism'


Mari Yoshihara. Embracing the East: White Women and American Orientalism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. v + 242 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-514534-2; $71.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-514533-5.

Reviewed by Alexandra Epstein (Department of History, University of California, Irvine)
Published on H-Women (June, 2004)

Women's Visions of East Asia

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