Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2009

192 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719079665

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The Feminine Public Sphere

Middle-class Women and Civic Life in Scotland, c. 1870-1914

Megan Smitley

Published by Manchester University Press

Gender in History MUP

  • Analyses new source material with reference to women's public lives, looking at temperance reform and the women's movement
  • Uses documents from the Women's Liberal Associations in Scotland to demonstrate its importance as a site of female activism and reveals new divergences between the women's movements in England and Scotland

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