The Resource From colony to nation : women activists and the gendering of politics in Belize, 1912-1982, Anne S. Macpherson

From colony to nation : women activists and the gendering of politics in Belize, 1912-1982, Anne S. Macpherson

Label
From colony to nation : women activists and the gendering of politics in Belize, 1912-1982
Title
From colony to nation
Title remainder
women activists and the gendering of politics in Belize, 1912-1982
Statement of responsibility
Anne S. Macpherson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first book on women's political history in Belize, From Colony to Nation demonstrates that women were creators of and activists within the two principal political currents of twentieth-century Belize: colonial-middle class reform and popular labor-nationalism. As such, their alliances and struggles with colonial administrators, male reformers, and nationalists and with one another were central to the emergence of this improbable nation-state
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
322.4/4082092782
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.B42
LC item number
M33 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Engendering Latin America
Label
From colony to nation : women activists and the gendering of politics in Belize, 1912-1982, Anne S. Macpherson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-367) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Never a coward woman" -- The making of a riot: women, wages, and war on the home front, 1912-1919 -- A fragile peace: colonial reform, Garveyism, and the Black Cross nurses, 1920-1930 -- Hurricane from below: popular protest, the Labourers and Unemployed Association, and the Women's League, 1931-1941 -- Modernizing colonialism: development, discipline, and domestication, 1935-1954 -- A new paterfamilias: the creation and control of popular nationalism, 1949-1961 -- Negotiating nationalist patriarchy: party politics, radical masculinity, and the birth of Belizean feminism, 1961-1982 -- Conclusion: gender and history in the making of modern Belize
Control code
ocn154679622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803206267
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dj7p8c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27370355
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)154679622
  • jstor0803206267

Library Locations

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