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The Resource From eve to dawn : a history of women, Marilyn French ; foreword by Margaret Atwood

From eve to dawn : a history of women, Marilyn French ; foreword by Margaret Atwood

Label
From eve to dawn : a history of women
Title
From eve to dawn
Title remainder
a history of women
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn French ; foreword by Margaret Atwood
Title variation
History of women in the world
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An eminently readable-- and revolutionary-- four-volume history of women. It runs from prehistory to the present day, and covers the entire globe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Marilyn
Dewey number
305.4209
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1121
LC item number
.F74 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • femme
Label
From eve to dawn : a history of women, Marilyn French ; foreword by Margaret Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published: Toronto : McArthur, 2002
  • Has new foreword (c2004) and introduction (c2007)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1: Origins -- Part one: Parents -- The mothers -- The fathers -- Part two: The rise of the state -- State formulation in Peru, Egypt, and Sumer -- A secular state: China -- A religious state: India -- A militaristic state: Mexico -- Conclusion: An analysis of the state -- Part three: God, glory, and delusions of grandeur -- Judaism -- Greece -- Rome -- Christianity -- Islam -- v. 2: The masculine mystique -- Introduction -- Part one: Reaching for order and control -- Feudalism in Europe -- Feudalism in Japan -- Part two: Expansion and appropriation, 1500-1800 -- Control tightens in Europe -- European appropriation of Africa -- European appropriation of Latin America -- European appropriation of North America -- Black experience in North America -- The French Revolution -- v. 3: Infernos and paradises, the triumph of capitalism in the 19th century -- Introduction -- Capitalism triumphant -- Imperialism in Africa -- Industrialization -- Utopianism and socialism -- Middle-class women in England -- Middle-class women in the United States before the Civil War -- The Civil War and its aftermath -- Woman suffrage in the United States and Great Britain -- Labor movements -- The war against women -- v. 4: Revolutions and the struggles for justice in the 20th century -- Introduction -- Part one: The twentieth century: revolution -- Socialism in Europe -- Revolution in Russia -- Revolution in China -- Fascist revolution in Germany and Italy -- Anti-imperial revolution in Latin America -- Anti-imperial revolution in India -- Anti-imperial revolution in Algeria -- Anti-imperial revolution in Africa -- Women and development -- Part two: The twenty-first century: dawn -- The history of feminism -- The political is personal, the personal is political -- The future of feminism
Control code
ocn165957864
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
4 volumes
Isbn
9781558615847
Lccn
2007033836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o847357934
  • (OCoLC)165957864
Label
From eve to dawn : a history of women, Marilyn French ; foreword by Margaret Atwood
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published: Toronto : McArthur, 2002
  • Has new foreword (c2004) and introduction (c2007)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1: Origins -- Part one: Parents -- The mothers -- The fathers -- Part two: The rise of the state -- State formulation in Peru, Egypt, and Sumer -- A secular state: China -- A religious state: India -- A militaristic state: Mexico -- Conclusion: An analysis of the state -- Part three: God, glory, and delusions of grandeur -- Judaism -- Greece -- Rome -- Christianity -- Islam -- v. 2: The masculine mystique -- Introduction -- Part one: Reaching for order and control -- Feudalism in Europe -- Feudalism in Japan -- Part two: Expansion and appropriation, 1500-1800 -- Control tightens in Europe -- European appropriation of Africa -- European appropriation of Latin America -- European appropriation of North America -- Black experience in North America -- The French Revolution -- v. 3: Infernos and paradises, the triumph of capitalism in the 19th century -- Introduction -- Capitalism triumphant -- Imperialism in Africa -- Industrialization -- Utopianism and socialism -- Middle-class women in England -- Middle-class women in the United States before the Civil War -- The Civil War and its aftermath -- Woman suffrage in the United States and Great Britain -- Labor movements -- The war against women -- v. 4: Revolutions and the struggles for justice in the 20th century -- Introduction -- Part one: The twentieth century: revolution -- Socialism in Europe -- Revolution in Russia -- Revolution in China -- Fascist revolution in Germany and Italy -- Anti-imperial revolution in Latin America -- Anti-imperial revolution in India -- Anti-imperial revolution in Algeria -- Anti-imperial revolution in Africa -- Women and development -- Part two: The twenty-first century: dawn -- The history of feminism -- The political is personal, the personal is political -- The future of feminism
Control code
ocn165957864
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
4 volumes
Isbn
9781558615847
Lccn
2007033836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o847357934
  • (OCoLC)165957864

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