Women, Resistance and Revolution

Rowbotham, Sheila
Publisher:  Pelican Books, Victoria, Australia
Year Published:  1974   First Published:  1972
Pages:  288pp   ISBN:  0-14-02-1615-4
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX7746

A wide-ranging survey of the roots of inequality and of the long but sporadic struggles to covercome it. Her narrative extends from the seventeenth century to present-day (1970s) Vietnam, showing how certain women have struggled, in both revolutionary and repressive situations, to achieve liberation.

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Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1: Impudent Lasses
Chapter 2: Utopian Proposals
Chapter 3: Dialectical Disturbances
Chapter 4: Dreams and Dilemmas
Chapter 5: Bread and Roses
Chapter 6: If You Like Tobagganing
Chapter 7: When the Sand-Grouse Flies to Heaven
Chapter 8: Colony Within the Colony

Bibliography
Notes
Index

Subject Headings