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Unformatted text preview: -All women are excluded from public law-Women are defined by their marital status-Women who marry cease to be anyone-Women were illiterate (most) 1840-1890- the start of lobbying for womens rights 1975-Lerner starts to look and identify the different stages women have gone through-Womens history is still controversial-Primary source documents is the building blocks of history-When looking at sources, it is a biased view-Primary source materials o Correspondence (writing) o Diaries, legal records, etc o Tax records, land, vital, business, merchants, etc- how do you find out about women with no documentation...
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2009 for the course HIS 146 taught by Professor Belmore during the Spring '08 term at Rhode Island.
- Spring '08