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作者 Farmer-Kaiser, Mary
書名 Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau [electronic resource] : race,gender, and public policyin the age of emancipation / Mary Farmer-Kaiser
出版項 New York : Fordham University Press, 2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
國際標準書號 9780823249015 (electronic bk.)
9780823232116 (hbk.)
0823232115 (hbk.)
9780823232123 (pbk.)
0823232123 (pbk.)
9780823232130 (ebook)
0823232131 (ebook)
book jacket
版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (xiv, 275 p.) : ill
系列 Reconstructing America
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-268) and index
Introduction: "a long time in want of a bureau" -- That the freed-women ... may rise to the dignity and glory of true womanhood : the men, purpose, and gendered freedom of the Freedmen's Bureau-- A weight of circumstances like millstones about their necks to drag and keep them down : freedwomen, federal relief, and the Freedmen's Bureau -- The womenare the controlling spirits : freedwomen,free labor, and the Freedmen's Bureau -- To put forth almost superhuman efforts to regain their children : freedwomen, parental rights, and the Freedmen's Bureau -- Strict justice for every man, woman, and child : gender, justice, and the Freedman's Bureau
Description based on print version record
主題 United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Social aspects
African American women -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- 19th century
African American women -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century
Alt Author Project Muse
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