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Title Women in Utah history : paradigm or paradox? / edited by Patricia Lyn Scott and Linda Thatcher ; Susan Allred Whetstone, photograph editor
Published Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 438 pages) : illustrations
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Contents Polygamous and monogamous Mormon women : a comparison / Jessie L. Embry and Lois Kelley -- Innovation and accommodation : the legal status of women in territorial Utah, 1850-1896 / Lisa Madsen Pearson and Carol Cornwall Madsen -- Conflict and contributions : women in churches, 1847-1920 / John Sillito -- Ethnic women, 1900-1940 / Helen Z. Papanikolas -- Professionalization of farm women, 1890-1940 / Cynthia Sturgis -- Gainfully employed women, 1896-1950 / Miriam B. Murphy -- From schoolmarm to state superintendent : the changing role of women in education, 1847-2004 / Mary R. Clark and Patricia Lyn Scott -- Scholarship, service, and sisterhood : women's clubs and associations, 1877-1977 / Jill Mulvay Derr -- Women of letters : a unique literary tradition / Gary Topping -- Women in the arts : evolving roles and diverse expressions / Martha Sonntag Bradley-Evans -- Women in politics : power in the public sphere / Kathryn L. MacKay -- Women's life cycles, 1850-1940 / Jessie L. Embry
Summary A project of the Utah Women's History Association and cosponsored by the Utah State Historical Society, Paradigm or Paradox provides the first thorough survey of the complicated history of all Utah women. Some of the finest historians studying Utah examine the spectrum of significant social and cultural topics in the state's history that particularly have involved or affected women
Notes "A project of the Utah Women's History Association cosponsored by the Utah State Historical Society."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 416-418) and index
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Subject Women -- Utah -- History.
Women -- Utah -- Social conditions.
Utah -- History.
Utah -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Scott, Patricia Lyn.
Thatcher, Linda, 1946-
Utah State Historical Society.
Utah Women's History Association.
LC no. 2005020065
ISBN 0874215161 (electronic bk.)
1457180839 (electronic bk.)
1457180855 (electronic bk.)
9780874215168 (electronic bk.)
9781457180835 (electronic bk.)
9781457180859 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)