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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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