Gender: Identity and Social Change includes primary sources for the study of gender history, women’s suffrage, the feminist movement and the men’s movement. Other key areas represented in the material include: employment and labour, education, government and legislation, the body, domesticity and the family. Explore records from men’s and women’s organisations and pressure groups, detailing twentieth-century lobbying and activism on a wide array of issues to reveal developing gender relations and prevalent challenges.
Material has been sourced from across the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. The earliest documents are from the nineteenth century and the latest from the early twenty-first century.Document types are pamphlets, speeches, newsletters, newspaper clippings as well as personal diaries and correspondence of key figures and pioneers in gender history. Futhermore, a rich selection of visual material, including photographs, illustrations, posters, scrapbooks and objects is available.
Gender : Identity and Social Change
|Provider:||Adam Matthew Digital|
|Time Span:||1800 - 2010|
|Subject Category:||Social Sci. + Humanities|
|Keyword:||Cultural studies, Gender studies, Employment law, Family life, Politics, Women's movement|
|Resource Type:||Fulltext Database|
|Scope:||Max Planck Society|
|Funding:||The Germany-wide access to this database is enabled by the advancement of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) under the programme "Specialised Information Services" and organized by the Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen|