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The Resource Educating the new Southern woman : speech, writing, and race at the public women's colleges, 1884-1945, David Gold and Catherine L Hobbs

Educating the new Southern woman : speech, writing, and race at the public women's colleges, 1884-1945, David Gold and Catherine L Hobbs

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Educating the new Southern woman : speech, writing, and race at the public women's colleges, 1884-1945
Title
Educating the new Southern woman
Title remainder
speech, writing, and race at the public women's colleges, 1884-1945
Statement of responsibility
David Gold and Catherine L Hobbs
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the end of Reconstruction through World War II, a network of public colleges for white women flourished throughout the South. Founded primarily as vocational colleges to educate women of modest economic means for life in the emerging "new" South, these schools soon transformed themselves into comprehensive liberal arts-industrial institutions, proving so popular that they became among the largest women's colleges in the nation. In this illuminating volume, David Gold and Catherine L. Hobbs examine rhetorical education at all eight of these colleges, providing a better understanding of not
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gold, David
Dewey number
371.8220975
Index
index present
LC call number
LA230.5.S6
LC item number
G65 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hobbs, Catherine
Series statement
Studies in rhetorics and feminisms
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • English language
  • Report writing
  • Rhetoric
  • Education, Higher
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Education, Higher
  • English language
  • Report writing
  • Rhetoric
  • Women
  • Southern States
Label
Educating the new Southern woman : speech, writing, and race at the public women's colleges, 1884-1945, David Gold and Catherine L Hobbs
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making modern girls: the ideals of the Southern public colleges for women -- Effective literacy: writing instruction and student writing -- Evolution of expression: speech arts and public speaking -- Useful careers: professional training for women of the new south -- The absent presence of race
Control code
868397280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809332861
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
553673
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868397280
Label
Educating the new Southern woman : speech, writing, and race at the public women's colleges, 1884-1945, David Gold and Catherine L Hobbs
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making modern girls: the ideals of the Southern public colleges for women -- Effective literacy: writing instruction and student writing -- Evolution of expression: speech arts and public speaking -- Useful careers: professional training for women of the new south -- The absent presence of race
Control code
868397280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809332861
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
553673
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868397280

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