American Women Speak: An Encyclopedia and Document by Mary Ellen Snodgrass PDF

By Mary Ellen Snodgrass

ISBN-10: 1440837848

ISBN-13: 9781440837845

This A-to-Z compendium explores greater than one hundred fifty American girls activists from colonial instances to the current, analyzing their backgrounds and the focal point in their activism, and gives examples in their speeches.

• Covers matters from 1637 to 2015, representing minority views and speeches

• Surveys oration as a method of enlightening the general public at the wishes of the terrible, disenfranchised, undereducated, and underemployed females

• Introduces much less widespread activists, akin to Samantha strength and Ai-jen Poo

• contains illustrations; a timeline; an appendix of vital speeches pointed out through name, date, surroundings, and subject; and a bibliography of fundamental and secondary sources

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