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Women's Roles in Eighteenth-Century America

Women's Roles in Eighteenth-Century America

by Merril D. Smith


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This book offers a look at how the lives of women changed in the era when the United States emerged.

• Offers a chronology of social, political, and cultural events in 18th-century America that involved or affected women

• Includes 16 portraits, cartoons, illustrations of women, women's work, and events in 18th-century America

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313355523
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/26/2010
Series: Women's Roles through History
Pages: 182
Sales rank: 406,425
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 15 - 18 Years

About the Author

Merril D. Smith is an independent scholar living in National Park, NJ.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword ix

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction xiii

Chronology xxi

1 Women, Marriage, and the Family 1

2 Women and the Law 31

3 Women and Work 55

4 Women and Travel 79

5 Women and War 99

6 Women and Religion 131

7 Women, Education, and the Arts 147

Selected Bibliography and Resources 169

Index 173

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