The Resource The lost wave : women and democracy in postwar Italy, Molly Tambor

The lost wave : women and democracy in postwar Italy, Molly Tambor

Label
The lost wave : women and democracy in postwar Italy
Title
The lost wave
Title remainder
women and democracy in postwar Italy
Statement of responsibility
Molly Tambor
Title variation
Women and democracy in postwar Italy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As Italy emerged from World War II, the first women entered the national government. The 45 women who became parliamentarians when Italian women were first entitled to vote in 1946 represented a ""lost wave"" of feminist action, argues Molly Tambor. In this work, Tambor reconstructs the role that these female politicians played in Italy's new democratic Republic. They proved critical in ensuring that the new Constitution formally guaranteed the equality of all citizens regardless of sex, translating the general constitutional guarantees into direct legislative rights and protections. They used
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
320.082
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.I8
LC item number
T36 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The lost wave : women and democracy in postwar Italy, Molly Tambor
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • none
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: women, the bulwark of democracy -- "An essential way of life": the political awakening of women militants -- Gender roles in Italy's elections and constitution -- Legge noce for working mothers: "madonna tempesta" -- The Merlin Law against the Case Chiuse: taking the state out of sex, putting the sex in citizenship -- Both the rights and the duties of citizenship: the Cocco Law for access to all public careers -- Conclusion: the legacy of the lost wave and constitutional rights feminism
Control code
ocn875894521
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199378258
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b37515895
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875894521
  • oso019937824X

Library Locations

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