Products in Women's Studies
|Woman and Labor |
by Olive Schreiner
This feminist classic represents an eloquent call for the rectification of gender-related inequalities of early 20th century labor practices. Examines social changes engendered by technological progress, advocating expanded roles for women.
|Woman in the Nineteenth Century |
by Margaret Fuller
This 1845 classic by prototypical feminist discusses the Woman Question, prostitution and slavery, marriage, employment, reform, many other topics. Enormously influential work is today a classic of feminist literature.
|The Woman's Bible: A Classic Feminist Perspective |
by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Book-by-book examination of the Bible by pioneer in women's rights movement places events in their historical context, interprets passages as allegory and fact, and compares them with myths of other cultures.
|Woman's Life in Colonial Days |
by Carl Holliday
Classic study suggests that, in spite of hardships, many American colonial women led rich, fulfilling lives. Thoughtfully written, well-documented account explores daily lives of women in New England and Southern colonies.
|Women and Economics |
by Charlotte Perkins [Stetson] Gilman
This classic of feminist theory relates the evolution of women's economic reliance on men and the system's deleterious effects on both sexes. A landmark treatise in the struggle for gender equality.
|Women of the Bible |
by John Green
A gallery of 30 full-page illustrations features scenes from the lives of brave Esther, wicked Jezebel, devout Judith, beautiful Bathsheba, treacherous Delilah, and many other famous women.
|Women's Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations |
by Susan L. Rattiner
Over 400 memorable quotes from the last 2,500 years by Sappho, Queen Elizabeth I, Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony, Eleanor Roosevelt, Erma Bombeck, Oprah Winfrey, and many others. A delight!
|The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories |
by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Seven charming tales explore relations between the sexes and offer witty insights from a feminist perspective. Includes the 1892 title classic, plus "Cottagette," "Turned," "Mr. Peebles' Heart," and more.