Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2016

240 Pages | Illustrations, black & white|Tables

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719087318

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Women and the Orange Order

Female activism, diaspora and empire in the British world, 1850

First Edition

D MacPherson

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Provides the first ever study of women and the Orange Order
  • Provides a transnational account of women's involvement in conservative political activism during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries in Britain and Canada
  • Demonstrates how ordinary women engaged with the British Empire
  • Essential for understanding women's public activism in Britain and Canada, c. 1850-1940

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