Against the Tide: Women Reformers in American Society

By Paul A. Cimbala; Randall M. Miller | Go to book overview
Save to active project

Index
Abolitionism, 33, 34, 35, 37; African Americans and, 19-20, 22-25, 28-30; Mary Ann Shadd Cary and, 19-20, 28- 30, 33, 34-35; women's rights and, 12, 15, 25-27, 31-33, 37, 43, 46-48, 51. See also Antislavery movement
Abortion: NOW and, 155, 156-57, 160; opposition to, 126-27, 161-62
Abzug, Bella, 158-59
Addams, Jane, 104, 109; concept of the settlement house, 86, 91-92, 94-95, 96; life, 86-87, 95; the peace movement and, 95-96; role in the settlement house movement, 85, 88, 91, 94, 96- 97
African Americans: reforms to benefit, 22- 24, 29-33, 37, 114; the birth control movement and, 134; educational reformers and, 24-25, 27, 30-31; Ida Wells-Barnett and, 99-110, 118; Jessie Daniel Ames and, 114, 115-18, 121- 22; Mary Ann Shadd Cary and, 19, 24- 25, 29-33, 36; the NAACP and, 108, 109, 118; Reconstruction, 36-38, 48- 50, 100; settlement houses and, 88, 89, 90, 95, 110. See also Abolitionism; Antislavery movement; Racial justice; and names of specific reformers
African Methodist Episcopal Church, 27, 30, 102, 105
American Colonization Society, 24, 29, 35
Ames, Jessie Daniel, the anti-lynching campaign and, 110, 113, 115-18, 121- 22; life, 114-15, 123
Anthony, Susan B., 42, 45, 48, 104, 109
Anti-lynching campaign. See Lynching
Antinuclear activism, 149
Antislavery movement, 11, 12-13, 20; women's rights and, 11-13, 15, 25-27, 31-32, 43-44, 46-48. See also Abolitionism
Antiwar activism: during the Vietnam era, 150, 155; during World War I, 96, 141. See also Pacifism; Peace movement
Association of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching, 113, 117-22
Atkinson, Ti-Grace, 156
Baptists, 117
Barrett, Janie Porter, 88
Beecher, Catharine: educational reform and, 1-11, 14-15; ideology of domesticity, 1-4, 9-10, 12-13, 16, 61; life, 1- 2, 4-7, 10-11, 14, 16

-167-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
Loading One moment ...
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Against the Tide: Women Reformers in American Society
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

While we understand printed pages are helpful to our users, this limitation is necessary to help protect our publishers' copyrighted material and prevent its unlawful distribution. We are sorry for any inconvenience.
Full screen
/ 172

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.

Are you sure you want to delete this highlight?