Women resisting the vote: a case of anti feminism?

  title={Women resisting the vote: a case of anti feminism?},
  author={Martine Faraut},
  journal={Women's History Review},
  pages={605 - 621}
Abstract The resistance of women to the vote is often regarded as a form of anti-feminism, particularly when it has its roots in an attachment to gender roles. However, the arguments of the women of the Radical Right who opposed the franchise at the beginning of the twentieth century not only contributed to the public debate on woman's role in society but also unmistakably evoked some of the teachings of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, which, far from challenging the patriarchal ideology… Expand
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