The Resource Women and gender in the American West, edited by Mary Ann Irwin and James F. Brooks

Women and gender in the American West, edited by Mary Ann Irwin and James F. Brooks

Label
Women and gender in the American West
Title
Women and gender in the American West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary Ann Irwin and James F. Brooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Joan Jensen-Darlis Miller Prize recognizes outstanding scholarship on gender and women's history in the West. The winning essays are collected here for the first time in one volume
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
305.4/0978
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1438.W45
LC item number
W66 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Women and gender in the American West, edited by Mary Ann Irwin and James F. Brooks
Publication
Note
"Jensen-Miller prize essays from the coalition for Western women's history."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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 / by Joan M. Jensen and Darlis A. Miller -- The gentle tamers revisited : new approaches to the history of women in the American west / Joan M. Jensen and Darlis A. Miller -- At their peril : Utah law and the case of plural wives, 1850-1900 / Carol Cornwall Madsen -- Race, gender, and intercultural relations : the case of interracial marriage / Peggy Pascoe -- Women of color and the rewriting of western history : the discourse, politics, and decolonization of history / Antonia I. Castañeda -- A memory sweet to soldiers : the significance of gender in the history of the American West / Susan Lee Johnson -- Gender, race, raza / Amy Kaminsky -- Texas newspapers and chicana workers' activism, 1919-1974 / Irene Ledesma -- This evil extends especially ... to the feminine sex : negotiating captivity in the New Mexico borderlands / James F. Brooks -- No place for a woman : engendering western Canadian settlement / Catherine A. Cavanaugh -- Taming Aboriginal sexuality : gender, power, and race in British Columbia, 1850-1900 / Jean Barman -- Going about and doing good : the politics of benevolence, welfare, and gender in San Francisco, 1850-1880" / Mary Ann Irwin -- Strong animal passions in the gilded age : race, sex, and a senator on trial / Lynn M. Hudson -- Elle meets the president : weaving Navajo culture and commerce in the Southwestern tourist industry / Laura Jane Moore -- The Eastmans and the Luhans : interracial marriage between White women and Native American men, 1875-1935 / Margaret D. Jacobs
Control code
ocn759158352
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 437 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283637206
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3551131x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)759158352
  • pebcs0826351549

Library Locations

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