Reclaiming the Political: Women and the Social History of Suffrage in Great Britain, France, and the United States

@article{Mayhall2000ReclaimingTP,
  title={Reclaiming the Political: Women and the Social History of Suffrage in Great Britain, France, and the United States},
  author={L. E. Mayhall},
  journal={Journal of Women's History},
  year={2000},
  volume={12},
  pages={172 - 181}
}
F many historians of women’s suffrage, the subject remains rooted in the intellectual and political concerns of social history. This is not surprising, as the development of women’s history as a field owes much to new social history. Early works on women’s suffrage drew inspiration from social history’s emphasis on experiences of ordinary women, a trend alive in the historiography on suffrage to this day.1 Indeed, much recent work on women’s suffrage in Britain, France, and the United States… Expand
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Introduction