Library Exhibit March 2005
Women's History Month: Women's Changing Roles
Items from the McCain Library collection and ARTstor Digital Library.
Angels and amazons, a hundred years of American women by Inez
Haynes Irwin. Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Dorana & Company
Chronology of women worldwide: people, places and events
that shaped women’s history by Lynne Brakeman, editor; Susan Gall,
managing editor. Detroit, Gale Research 1997.
Ref. HQ1121.C617 1997
Daughters of time: women in the western tradition by Mary Kinnear
Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press 1982.
Feminism and history edited by Joan Wallach
Scott. Oxford: New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.
HQ1121. F43 1996
Growing up female in America: ten lives edited and introduced
by Eve Merriam New York: Laurel 1973.
Hidden from history: rediscovering women in history from
the 17th century to the present by Sheila Rowbotham New York: Pantheon Books,
A history of women in the west by Georges Duby & Michelle
Perot. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press 1992-1994
HQ1121.S79513 v 1-5 1992
Liberating women’s history: theoretical and critical
essays by Berenice A. Carroll Urbana: Univ. of Illinois
Ordinary women, extraordinary lives: women in American
history edited by Kriste Lindenmeyer. Wilmington, Del.: SR Books, 2000.
CT3260 .O67 2000
Baxandall, Rosalyn. Re-visioning the women’s liberation movement’s narrative: early second wave African American feminists. Feminist Studies. 2001 27(1): 225-245.
Kessler-Harris, Alice. Women's history in the new millennium: Reframing the history of women’s wage labor: challenges of a global perspective. Journal of Women's History. 2004 15(4): 186-206.
McCammon, Holly J. Out of the parlors and into the streets: the changing of the U.S. women’s suffrage movements. Social Forces. 2003 81(3): 787-818.
Weigand, Kate. Agents of social change: celebrating women’s progressive activism across the twentieth century. Journal of Women’s History. Summer 2002. vol.4 (2): 1
Borgna International Women’s Day (March
8th commemorates women’s rights and peace)
Quotations by women from Golda Meir to Whoopi Golderg <http://www.infoplease.com/spot/whmquotes1.html>
Timeline of key events in the American women’s rights movement <http://www.infoplease.com/spot/womenstimeline1.html>
The wage gap: A history of pay inequity and the Equal Pay Act <http://www.infoplease.com/spot/equalpayact1.html>
Women’s History Month- The History Channel <http://www.historychannel.com/exhibits/womenhist/index.jsp>