Five Sisters

Pub Date : 1987 | Author : Barbara Alpern Engel | Publisher : Psychology Press

ISBN 10 : 0415907152
ISBN 13 : 9780415907156

Five Sistersprovides a unique first-hand account of the Russian revolutionary movement of the 1870s from the perspective of five remarkable young women who participated in it: Vera..

American Women Historians 1700s 1990s

Pub Date : 1996-01-01 | Author : Jennifer Scanlon | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313296642
ISBN 13 : 9780313296642

Profiles numerous women historians from diverse backgrounds. Explores women historians' motivations, accomplishments, and above all, rich legacies...

Wall Tappings

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Judith A. Scheffler | Publisher : Feminist Press at CUNY

ISBN 10 : 1558612734
ISBN 13 : 9781558612730

Groundbreaking historical and international anthology of women's prison writings...

Women In Russia 1700 2000

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Barbara Alpern Engel | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521003180
ISBN 13 : 9780521003186

Original in its range and analysis, Women in Russia, 1700–2000 filled an enormous gap in the field. When published in 2003, it was the first book to provide a lively and compelli..

Labor And Desire

Pub Date : 2000-11-09 | Author : Paula Rabinowitz | Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807863954
ISBN 13 : 0807863955

This critical, historical, and theoretical study looks at a little-known group of novels written during the 1930s by women who were literary radicals. Arguing that class consciousn..

Breaking The Ties That Bound

Pub Date : 2011-02-04 | Author : Barbara Alpern Engel | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 0801461170
ISBN 13 : 9780801461170

Russia's Great Reforms of 1861 were sweeping social and legal changes that aimed to modernize the country. In the following decades, rapid industrialization and urbanization profou..