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History 02/26/08 Imperial Incursions in Africa and Latin America -Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928) -Women;s Social and Political Union(1903-1917) -Representation of the People Act (1918) -Suez Canal (1869) -Otto von Bismarck (1815-1885) -Berlin Conference (1884-1885) -“Principle of Effective Occupation” -King Shaka (1787-1828) -King Cetshwayo ksMpande (1826-1884) -Anglo-Zulu War (1879) -Cecil Rhodes (1853-1902) -Jose Marti (1853-1895) -Spanish-American War (April-August 1898) -U.S.S Maine (15 Feb. 1898) -Rough Riders -Platt Amendment (1901) -Ideal of domesticity applies only to middle to upper classes -needed income for lower classes women would be: -Teachers, Seamstress, Secretarial Work, Sales Clerk and Domestic Service -still earn 1/3 of what men make (but what about widows?) -Many women would be involved with politics - Emmeline Pankhurst , was the leader of the women’s suffrage movement who had two daughters -created Women’s Social and Political Union -Wanted universal suffrage -held open air marches, fire bombed gov. buildings, threw eggs and spit at
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course HIST 1010 taught by Professor Kicklighter during the Spring '07 term at Auburn University.

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