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作者 Duchen, Claire
書名 Women's Rights and Women's Lives in France 1944-1968
出版項 Florence : Taylor & Francis Group, 1994
©1994
國際標準書號 9780203168677 (electronic bk.)
9780415009331
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版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (266 pages)
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附註 Book Cover -- Title -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Acronyms used in the text -- Introduction -- Liberation -- Women in public life: the political arena -- House and home -- Marriage and motherhood -- Persistent inequalities: women and employment -- Women's rights -- May '68 -- Notes -- Sources and further reading -- Index
Women's Rights and Women's Lives In France 1944-1968 explores key aspects of the everyday lives of women between the Liberation of France and the events of May '68. At the end of the war, French women believed that a new era was beginning and that equality had been won. The redefined postwar public sphere required women's participation for the new democracy, and women's labour power for reconstruction, but equally important was the belief in women's role as mothers. Over the next two decades, the tensions between competing visions of women's ̀proper place' dominated discourses of womanhood as well as policy decisions, and had concrete implications for women's lives. Working from a wide range of sources, including women's magazines, prescriptive literature, documentation from political parties, government reports, parliamentary debates and personal memoirs, Claire Duchen follows the debates concerning womanhood, women's rights and women's lives through the 1944-1968 period and grounds them in the changing reality of postwar France
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鏈接 Print version: Duchen, Claire Women's Rights and Women's Lives in France 1944-1968 Florence : Taylor & Francis Group,c1994 9780415009331
主題 Women -- France -- Social conditions.;Women's rights -- France -- History.;France -- History -- 1945-
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