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Published: 06 November 2003

232 Pages | 20 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195159936

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The Militant Suffrage Movement

Citizenship and Resistance in Britain, 1860-1930

Laura E. Nym Mayhall

  • Looks at the history of British suffrage not by studying the history of the organizations but by looking at their beliefs and practices within the context of British political history.
  • Explores militancy as a set of ideas and a range of political practices created by women to engage with the state as citizens.
  • Examines suffrage organizations including but not limited to the Women's Social and Political Union