Changing the Subject by Rosalind Rosenberg — buy book · 9780231126441


ホーム フォーラム ブログに関する感想やご要望など Changing the Subject by Rosalind Rosenberg — buy book · 9780231126441

このトピックには0件の返信が含まれ、1人の参加者がいます。3 年、 8 ヶ月前 Mable Henkel さんが最後の更新を行いました。

1件の投稿を表示中 - 1 - 1件目 (全1件中)
  • 投稿者
  • #1953返信

    Mable Henkel

    Changing the Subject
    How the Women of Columbia Shaped the Way We Think about Sex and Politics

    by Rosalind Rosenberg

    🔍 Changing the Subject : Read More 🔍

    • ISBN: 9780231126441 (0231126441)
    • Publisher: Columbia University Press
    • Language: english
    • Format: hardcover, 400 pages
    • Release date: November 3, 2004
    • Author: Rosalind Rosenberg

    About The Book

    This remarkable story begins in the years following the Civil War, when reformers — emboldened by the egalitarian rhetoric of the post-Civil War era — pressed New York City’s oldest institution of higher learning to admit women in the 1870s. Their effort failed, but within twenty years Barnard College was founded, creating a refuge for women scholars at Columbia, as well as an academic beachhead “from which women would make incursions into the larger university.” By 1950, Columbia was granting more advanced degrees to women and hiring more female faculty than any other university in the country.

    In Changing the Subject, Rosalind Rosenberg shows how this century-long struggle transcended its local origins and contributed to the rise of modern feminism, furthered the cause of political reform, and enlivened the intellectual life of America’s most cosmopolitan city. Surmounting a series of social and institutional obstacles to gain access to Columbia University, women played a key role in its evolution from a small, Protestant, male-dominated school into a renowned research university. At the same time, their struggles challenged prevailing ideas about masculinity, femininity, and sexual identity; questioned accepted views about ethnicity, race, and rights; and thereby laid the foundation for what we now know as gender. From Lillie Devereux Blake, Annie Nathan Meyer, and Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve in the first generation, through Ruth Benedict, Margaret Mead, and Zora Neale Hurston in the second, to Kate Millett, Gerda Lerner, and Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the third, the women of Columbia shook the world.

    FictionBook ebook Changing the Subject reader on Bookshop. MOBI book Changing the Subject by Rosalind Rosenberg download. PDF Changing the Subject read online. FB2 ebook Changing the Subject Rosalind Rosenberg buy on iOS on Booktopia.

1件の投稿を表示中 - 1 - 1件目 (全1件中)
返信先: Changing the Subject by Rosalind Rosenberg — buy book · 9780231126441