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Between the Flag and the Banner: Women in Israeli Politics
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Between the Flag and the Banner: Women in Israeli Politics

By Yishai, Yael

State University of New York Press, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked. This comprehensive study of the political life of Israeli women looks at political participation, political identity, women's political organizations, and public policy regarding women. Title in SUNY series on Israeli Studies. Notes. Bibliography. Index. 292p. Measures 6x9.25 inches.

$20.00

Gendering Classicism: The Ancient World in Twentieth-Century Women's Historical Fiction
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Gendering Classicism: The Ancient World in Twentieth-Century Women's Historical Fiction

By Hoberman, Ruth

State University of New York Press, 1997. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illuminating context for the historical fiction. Explores the intersection of feminism, historical fiction, and modernism thought the work of Naomi Mitchison, Mary Butts, Laura Riding, Phyllis Bentley, Bryher and Mary Renault. 199p. Index. References.

$12.00

Women in Science: 100 Journeys into the Territory (Revised Edition)
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Women in Science: 100 Journeys into the Territory (Revised Edition)

By Gornick, Vivian

New York: Touchstone Books, 1990. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. 172p. Index. Bibliography. Landmark book with more than 100 vignettes that explore the emotion, intellectual and physical experiences of women in science.

$12.00

Locating Power: Proceedings of the Second Berkeley Women and Language Conference (Volume 2)
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Locating Power: Proceedings of the Second Berkeley Women and Language Conference (Volume 2)

By Hall, Kira; Bucholtz, Mary and Birch Moonwomon (Editors)

Berkeley Woman and Language Group University of California, 1992. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Proceedings from the April 4 and 5, 1992 conference at the University of California, Berkeley campus. Contributors include Elisabeth D. Kuhn, Robin Tolmach Lakoff, Anne Machung, Nancy Anne Niedzielski, Yumiko OHara, Deborah Schiffrin, and others.

$12.00

Women in Medieval English Society
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Women in Medieval English Society

By Goldberg, P. J. P. (editor)

Sutton, 1997. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Title in Sutton History paperbacks series. Tables and Figures. Topics include marriage, migration, work, piety and more. Contributors include Richard M. Smith, P.P.A. Biller, Helena Graham, Rowena E. Archer, P. H Cullum, Roberta Gilchrist and P.J.P. Goldberg. Index. References. 229p.

$12.00

Going for the Gold: The Story of Black Women in Sports
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Going for the Gold: The Story of Black Women in Sports

By Bentley, Ken

Carnation Company, 1983. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. The Story of Black Women in Sports, with photographs of the women discussed. Women include Wilma Rudolph, Wyomia Tyus, Jeannette Bolden, the Howard Sisters, Carol Lewis, Pam and Paula McGee, Cheryl Miller, and others. Section on training by Robert Kersee. 45p.

$12.00

Mothercraft and Infant Health: A Sociodemographic and Sociocultural Approach
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Mothercraft and Infant Health: A Sociodemographic and Sociocultural Approach

By Slesinger, Doris Peyser

Lexington Books, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked. Foreword by David Mechanic. Appendices. Slesinger, a rural sociologist, devoted special attention to working with, training and mentoring women.

$14.00

A Portion of His Life": William Blake's Miltonic Vision of Woman
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A Portion of His Life": William Blake's Miltonic Vision of Woman

By Freed, Eugenie R

Bucknell University Press, 1995. Hardcover. Good/good. Unmarked text. Some chipping on dust jacket. Argues that Milton serves as a lens through which we can view Blake's writing. Illustrated. Notes. Bibliography. Index. 159p.

$12.00

Art/Women/California, 1950-2000: Parallels and Intersections (San Jose Museum of Art)
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Art/Women/California, 1950-2000: Parallels and Intersections (San Jose Museum of Art)

By Fuller, Diana Burgess and Daniela Salvioni

University of California Press, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Exhibition catalogue. Featuring over 100 splendid color plates and duotones and almost 20 essays by scholars from different cultural backgrounds, including Whitney Chadwick and Angela Davis. First survey of women artists in post-World War II California and their impact on contemporary culture. 397pp.

$30.00

Nobel Prize Women in Science: Their Lives, Struggles, and Momentous Discoveries
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Nobel Prize Women in Science: Their Lives, Struggles, and Momentous Discoveries

By McGrayne, Sharon Bertsch

Carol Publishing Corporation, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket with small corner crease on inside flap. Includes photographs and illustrations. Includes (among others) Marie Curie, Emmy Noether, Lise Meitner, Rosalind Franklin, Barbara McClintock. 419p. Index. References. Notes. Discusses the work and explains why more than four hundred men and only nine women have won this prestigious award.

$12.00

Before Victoria: Extraordinary Women of the British Romantic Era
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Before Victoria: Extraordinary Women of the British Romantic Era

By Denlinger, Elizabeth Campbell

Columbia University Press and NY Public Library, 2005. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Dust jacket. Foreword by Lyndall Gordon. Beautifully illustrated. Accompanied an exhibition (April 8-July30, 2005) of the same name. Women include Mary Robinson, Mary Wollstonecraft, Hannah More, Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire, Mary Shelley, and others. Notes. Suggested readings. Index. Measures 7x10 inches.

$12.00

American Women: Our Lives and Labor: An Annotated Bibliography on Women and Work in the United States, 1900
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American Women: Our Lives and Labor: An Annotated Bibliography on Women and Work in the United States, 1900

By The Feminist Theory Collective

Eugene, Oregon: The Feminist Theory Collective, 1976. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Good. A few small marks in book and smudging on back cover. Illustrated. This booklet was developed by the Feminist Theory Collective, a socialist and feminist study group attempting to integrate the situation of women and a Marxist theory of society. 36p.

$12.00

The New World Order (Open Magazine Pamphlet Series)
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The New World Order (Open Magazine Pamphlet Series)

By Chomsky, Noam

Open Magazine Pamphlet Series, 1991. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Includes the Bates College, Lewiston, Maine January 30, 1991 lecture, printed on heavy cover stock with recycled paper. This booklet is Pamphlet No. 6 in the Open Magazine Pamphlet series, second printing. 26pp. Information about Common Courage Press on the last page of the booklet and a page on the pamphlet series products inside. Measures 11x4.2 inches.

$12.00

Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy (Summer 1994, Volume 9, No. 3)
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Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy (Summer 1994, Volume 9, No. 3)

By Hypatia

Hypatia, 1994. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Includes "Identity, Knowledge, and Toni Morrison's Beloved: Questions about Understanding Racism" by Susan E. Babbitt, "Claire Loves Julie: Rading the Story of Women's Friendship in La Nouvelle Heloise" by Lisa Disch, Sue Campbell on the politics of emotional expression, Elisabeth Porter on abortion ethics, Jo Ellen Jacobs on Harriet Taylor Mill criticism and more

$12.00

Absent From the Majority: Working Class Women in America
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Absent From the Majority: Working Class Women in America

By Seifer, Nancy

Middle America Pamphlet Series, 1973. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Preface by Irving M. Levine and Judith Herman. Foreword by Aileen Hernandez. Introduction by (Senator) Barbara Mikulski. Topics include the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, women's work, departure from tradition and more. References. 84p. Illustrated.

$12.00

Counseling Women (Guidance Monograph Series. No. 7: Special topics in Counseling)
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Counseling Women (Guidance Monograph Series. No. 7: Special topics in Counseling)

By Cook, Barbara and Beverley Stone

Houghton Mifflin, 1973. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Scuffing on cover. Bibliography. Index. Suggested readings. Ranges from the history, rights and roles of American Women and the Feminist Movement to Vocational Development and Counseling Women. Guidance monograph series. Series 7: Special topics in counseling.

$12.00

Australian Feminist Studies (Volume 16 Number 36)
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Australian Feminist Studies (Volume 16 Number 36)

By Paisley, Fiona (Guest Editor)

Taylor & Francis Group / Carfax Publishing, 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Theme: New Comparisons/International Worlds. Articles include: "Engendering the Invisible Empire: Imperialism, Feminism, and US Women's History" by Dolores E. Janiewski. "Empire, 'the Civilising Mission' and Indigenous Christian Women in Colonial Victoria" by Patricia Grimshaw and Elizabeth Nelson. "The Australian Student Christian Movement and Women's Activism in the Asia-Pacific Region, 1890s-1920s" by Renate Howe. "'For the China of the Future'" Western Feminists, Colonialisation and International Citizenship in China in the Inter-war Years by Sarah Paddle. "Betwixt and Between: Individual Narratives of British Emigration to South Africa" by Emma Greenwood. Conference Commentary: "new Comparisons, International Worlds: Transnational and Comparative Perspectives" by Ian Tyrrell. Review Article: "Women's Citizenship: by Di Zetlin. Reviews. pp272-384. ISSN: 0816-4649.

$15.00