© 1991

Writing Women’s History

International Perspectives

  • Karen Offen
  • Ruth Roach Pierson
  • Jane Rendall

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xli
  2. Conceptual and Methodological Issues

  3. The State of The Art in Women’s History

    1. Patricia Grimshaw
      Pages 151-169
    2. Noriyo Hayakawa
      Pages 171-179
    3. Ingeborg Floystad
      Pages 221-230
    4. Nanna Damsholt
      Pages 231-238
    5. Brigitte Mazohl-Wallnig
      Pages 279-290
    6. Ute Frevert, Heide Wunder, Christina Vanja
      Pages 291-331
    7. Petra Rantzsch, Erika Uitz
      Pages 333-353
    8. Regina Wecker
      Pages 355-367

About this book


Five essays address such themes as the relationship between feminist history and women's history, the use of the concept of "experience", the development of the history of gender, demographic history and women's history and the importance of post-structuralism to women's history.


art Australia bibliography Britain concept feminism German history history of literature Ireland perception post-structuralism Spain women Yugoslavia

Editors and affiliations

  • Karen Offen
    • 1
  • Ruth Roach Pierson
    • 2
  • Jane Rendall
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute for Research on Women and GenderStanford UniversityUSA
  2. 2.The Ontario Institute for Studies in EducationTorontoCanada
  3. 3.University of YorkUK

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