Corpus ID: 210564665

Suffrage to sufferance: A hundred years of women in politics

  title={Suffrage to sufferance: A hundred years of women in politics},
  author={Janine Haines},
  • Janine Haines
  • Published 1993
  • Political Science
  • It is almost 100 years since women were given the right to vote in New Zealand and, unintentionally, the right to sit in parliament in South Australia. This book covers all this period to the present. It highlights the accounts of women - some well-known but many unknown - without whose bravery, determination and belief in the rights of women, it would still not be possible for women to own property, have custody of their children, be paid the same as men for doing the same work, be allowed to… CONTINUE READING
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