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Author Accampo, Elinor Ann, author

Title Blessed Motherhood, Bitter Fruit : Nelly Roussel and the Politics of Female Pain in Third Republic France / Elinor Accampo
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006
(Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 312 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates :) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Conversion experiences -- Mother and missionary: the ideological foundations of an unorthodox feminism -- The making and marketing of a spectacular apostle -- The public and private politics of female self-sacrifice: audience reception -- Pathologies and persecutions -- The Great War: pacifism, censorship, and the disease of a "weary, wounded heart" -- Last battles: words of combat, hope, and pain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-302) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Roussel, Nelly, 1878-1922.
Birth control -- France -- Biography.
Feminists -- France -- Biography.
Women social reformers -- France -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Project Muse.
LC no. 2005033501
ISBN 0801884047 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780801884047 (hardcover : alk. paper)