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Comfort Woman

A Filipina's Story of Prostitution and Slavery under the Japanese Military

by Maria Rosa Henson & Sheila S. Coronel

<p>From <em>Comfort Woman</em>:</p> <p>“We began the day with breakfast, after which we swept and cleaned our rooms. Then we went to the bathroom downstairs to wash the only dress we had and to bathe. The bathroom did not even have a door, so ...

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Comic Venus

Women and Comedy in American Silent Film

by Kristen Anderson Wagner

<p>For many people the term “silent comedy” conjures up images of Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp, Buster Keaton’s Stoneface, or Harold Lloyd hanging precariously from the side of a skyscraper. Even people who have never seen a silent film can ...

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Commodity Women

A Daring Journey into the Mind-Set of Some Women

by Anastasio Nasa, MSc

<p>Have you ever wondered why some women behave in unpredictable ways as if there are no rules governing their behavior? Have you been puzzled by a sudden, seemingly illogical change in your woman’s mood? If so then this book is for you. This ...

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Common Law

by Robert W. Chambers

<p>Valerie West, a young woman quite alone in the world and facing the necessity of self-support, having tried the stage with indifferent success, decides to be an artist's model. Her first experience, when she applies for work at the studio of ...

ISBN: 1230000414456

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Common Sense and a Little Fire, Second Edition

Women and Working-Class Politics in the United States, 1900-1965

by Annelise Orleck

<p>Over twenty years after its initial publication, Annelise Orleck's <em>Common Sense and a Little Fire</em> continues to resonate with its harrowing story of activism, labor, and women's history. Orleck traces the personal and public lives of ...

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Communication Studies and Feminist Perspectives on Ovarian Cancer

by Dinah A. Tetteh

<p><em>Communication Studies and Feminist Perspectives on Ovarian Cancer</em> examines the embodied experience of ovarian cancer by critically analyzing impacts of normative social and medical discourses—including discourses of risk, choice, ...

ISBN: 9781498548120

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Complete Women's Study

by Elinore Pruitt Stewart

<p>A homesteader in Wyoming, and a memoirist who between 1909 and 1914 wrote letters describing her life there to a former employer in Denver, Colorado. Those letters, which reveal an adventurous, capable, and resourceful woman of lively ...

ISBN: 1230001314366

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Conceiving a Peaceful World

Women’s Body Wisdom, Leadership, and Peacemaking

by Susan M. Perz, Ph.D.

<p>Conceiving a Peaceful World is a map for how to create Peace On Earth.&nbsp; It describes models for the future, what has to change--and how.&nbsp; Women have been the creators and driving forces behind most U.S. social movements--for ...

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Concubines in Court

Marriage and Monogamy in Twentieth-Century China

by Lisa Tran

<p>This groundbreaking book analyzes marriage and family reform in twentieth-century China. Lisa Tran’s examination of changes in the perception of concubinage explores the subtle, yet very meaningful, shifts in the construction of monogamy in ...

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Conduct Books for Girls in Enlightenment France

by Nadine Berenguier

<p>During the eighteenth-century, at a time when secular and religious authors in France were questioning women’s efforts to read, a new literary genre emerged: conduct books written specifically for girls and unmarried young women. In this ...

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Confederate Women of Arkansas in the Civil War: 1861~1865 (Abridged)

by The United Confederate Veterans

<p>Most of the Union soldiers who experienced the wrath of Southern women during the American Civil War came away feeling that fighting the Southern men was a more appealing proposition.<br> <br> General William Tecumseh Sherman said, “You women

ISBN: 1230001449228

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Confident Women Designed by Almighty God

by Carol Vinson Lea

<p>This book is designed to help women discover and rediscover the confidence Almighty God has placed inside each one of us.</p> <p>Confident Women Designed by Almighty God is a Bible study highly recommended for women who want to increase ...

ISBN: 9781490859071

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Connexions

Histories of Race and Sex in North America

by Jennifer L Morgan, Jennifer Brier & Jim Downs

<div>Connexions investigates the ways in which race and sex intersect, overlap, and inform each other in United States history. An expert team of editors curates thought-provoking articles that explore how to view the American past through the ...

ISBN: 9780252098819

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Conquest

Sexual Violence and American Indian Genocide

by Andrea Smith

<p>In this revolutionary text, prominent Native American studies scholar and activist Andrea Smith reveals the connections between different forms of violence—perpetrated by the state and by society at large—and documents their impact on Native ...

ISBN: 9780822374817

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Conspiracy to Destroy Black Women

by Michael Porter

<p>It has long been argued that women, especially black women, have been relegated to a second-class status in American society, and despite modern advances remain subject to a debilitating discrimination in many areas of life. This book ...

ISBN: 9780910030243

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Constructive Feminism

Women's Spaces and Women's Rights in the American City

by Daphne Spain

<p>In <em>Constructive Feminism</em>, Daphne Spain examines the deliberate and unintended spatial consequences of feminism's second wave, a social movement dedicated to reconfiguring power relations between women and men. Placing the women's ...

ISBN: 9781501704123

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Conversations with the Womb

by Giuditta Tornetta

<p>“Warning: this book is NOT a new-age self-help softy. Perhaps it’s the subject that initially enchanted me. I personally wish I had thought of having a Conversation with MY Womb! Giuditta Tornetta did think of it, and she rendered her ...

ISBN: 9781452515649

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Coping with Gender Inequities

Critical Conversations of Women Faculty

by Sherwood Thompson & Pam Parry

<p>This book provides a discussion of women faculty members’ experiences on college and university campuses and examines their thoughts, perceptions, responsibilities, and status in the academy. Most specifically, this book explores the ...

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Corporeality and Culture

Bodies in Movement

by Karin Sellberg & Lena Wånggren

<p>The ’material turn’ in critical theory - and particularly the turn towards the body coupled with scientific insights from biomedicine, biology and physics - is becoming an important path in fields of humanities-based scholarly inquiry. ...

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Counseling Women Across the Life Span

Empowerment, Advocacy, and Intervention

by Jill Schwarz, PhD, NCC

<p><em>&quot;Dr. Jill Schwarz' Counseling Women Across the Lifespan is tailor made for gender-specific counseling courses. This text is highly accessible and comprehensive, and includes specific learning objectives, state-of-the-art research, ...

ISBN: 9780826129178

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