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The Resource The birth of feminism : woman as intellect in Renaissance Italy and England, Sarah Gwyneth Ross

The birth of feminism : woman as intellect in Renaissance Italy and England, Sarah Gwyneth Ross

Label
The birth of feminism : woman as intellect in Renaissance Italy and England
Title
The birth of feminism
Title remainder
woman as intellect in Renaissance Italy and England
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Gwyneth Ross
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this work, surveying 300 years and two nations, Sarah Gwyneth Ross demonstrates how the expanding ranks of learned women in the Renaissance era presented the first significant challenge to the traditional definition of "woman" in the West."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Sarah Gwyneth
Dewey number
305.42/09/42
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1641
LC item number
.R68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminism
  • Feminism
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
Label
The birth of feminism : woman as intellect in Renaissance Italy and England, Sarah Gwyneth Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Her father's daughter -- Household academies in Venice and London -- The biographical tradition -- Models of feminist argument -- Learned wives and mothers in italy -- Collaborative marriages in Britain -- Discourses of equality and rights -- Conclusion
Control code
309835462
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9780674034549
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009005164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)309835462
Label
The birth of feminism : woman as intellect in Renaissance Italy and England, Sarah Gwyneth Ross
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Her father's daughter -- Household academies in Venice and London -- The biographical tradition -- Models of feminist argument -- Learned wives and mothers in italy -- Collaborative marriages in Britain -- Discourses of equality and rights -- Conclusion
Control code
309835462
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9780674034549
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009005164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)309835462

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