Women in the Western World

@article{Offen1995WomenIT,
  title={Women in the Western World},
  author={Karen M. Offen},
  journal={Journal of Women's History},
  year={1995},
  volume={7},
  pages={145 - 151}
}
  • K. Offen
  • Published 1995
  • History
  • Journal of Women's History
Histoire des femmes en Ocddent. Vol. 5: Le XXe sià ̈cle. Françoise Thébaud, ed. Georges Duby and MicheUe Perrot, series editors. Paris: Pion, 1992. 644 pp. ISBN 2-259-02386-X (d); 320FF. PubUshed in English as A History of Women in the West. Toward a Cultural Identity in the Twentieth Century. Françoise Thébaud, ed. Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1994.713 pp.; Ul. ISBN 0-674-40374-6 (d); $29.95. 
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