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Author Rymph, Catherine E.

Title Republican women : feminism and conservatism from suffrage through the rise of the new right / Catherine E. Rymph
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 338 pages) : illustrations
Series Gender and American culture
Gender & American culture.
Contents Party women and the dilemmas of Women's Suffrage -- So many Joan of Arcs: The political style of Independent Clubwomen -- Playing the man's game: Marion Martin and the Creation of the National Federation of Women's Republican Clubs -- The return of the Female Political Crusade -- The housework of government -- To be neutral or neutralized?: Republican Women and the Goldwater Campaign -- The rise of republican feminism -- Going down in flames: Republican Feminism and the Rise of the New Right
Summary Explores the dilemmas confronting progressive, conservative, and moderate Republican women as they sought to achieve a voice for themselves within the Grand Old Party (GOP). This book examines women's grassroots organizing for the party, in the decades following the initiation of women's suffrage
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-326) and index
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Subject Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) -- History.
Conservatism -- United States -- History.
Feminism -- United States -- History.
Women political activists -- United States.
Women -- Political activity -- United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005018338
ISBN 0807829846 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807856525 (paperback; alk. paper)
0807876976 (electronic bk.)
9780807829844 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807856529 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780807876978 (electronic bk.)