The Resource Gender and power in Britain, 1640-1990, Susan Kingsley Kent

Gender and power in Britain, 1640-1990, Susan Kingsley Kent

Label
Gender and power in Britain, 1640-1990
Title
Gender and power in Britain, 1640-1990
Statement of responsibility
Susan Kingsley Kent
Title variation
Gender + power in Britain, 1640-1990
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 305.42/0941
  • 305.42/0941
Index
index present
LC call number
DA300
LC item number
.K46 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Gender and power in Britain, 1640-1990, Susan Kingsley Kent
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
  • Pt. I. The seventeenth century: gender and the crises of authority. 1. Challenging authority at mid-century. 2. Restoring authority, 1660-1715 -- Pt. II. The eighteenth century: engendering virtue - politics and morality in the age of commercial capitalism. 3. Challenges to virtue: the economic revolutions, 1690-1780. 4. Manly dominions: war and empire, 1689-1793. 5. Feminine encroachments: women, culture, and politics, 1740-89. 6. Domesticating revolution, 1789-1815 -- Pt. III. The nineteenth century: "the angel in the house" and her critics - virtue and politics in the age of bourgeois liberalism. 7. The virtues of liberalism: consolidating the domestic ideal, 1815-48. 8. "The Sex": women, work, and politics, 1825-80. 9. Imperial manliness, colonial effeminacy: the gender of empire, 1823-73. 10. Liberalism besieged, masculinity under fire, 1873-1911 -- Pt. IV. The twentieth century: crises of conflict, crises of gender. 11. Crises of masculinity: sex and war, 1908-18
  • 12. Searching for peace: the reconstruction of gender, 1919-39. 13. War, welfare, and postwar "consensus," 1939-63. 14. The end of consensus: "permissiveness" and Mrs Thatcher's reaction, 1963-90
Control code
000014524765
Extent
xii, 364 p
Isbn
9780415147422
Lccn
99019808
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.b19734293
System control number
  • 14524765lw
  • (OCoLC)40821085

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