French Women's History: Retrospect (1789-1940) and Prospect

  title={French Women's History: Retrospect (1789-1940) and Prospect},
  author={Karen M. Offen},
  journal={French Historical Studies},
  pages={727 - 767}
  • K. Offen
  • Published 2003
  • History
  • French Historical Studies
France and Women, 1789–1914: Gender, Society, and Politics, by James F. McMillan (London, 1998) Paroles oubliées: Les femmes et la construction de l’Etat-nation en France et en Italie (1789–1860), by Christiane Veauvy and Laura Pisano (Paris, 1997) Femmes dans la cité, 1815–1871, edited by Alain Corbin, Jacqueline Lalouette, and Michèle Riot-Sarcey (Grâne, 1997) For Health and Beauty: Physical Culture for Frenchwomen, 1880s–1930s, by Mary Lynn Stewart (Baltimore, 2001) Bodies and Souls… Expand
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