Political and Historical Encyclopedia of Women


Created under the direction of Christine Faure of the French Centre National de Recherche Scientifique, the "Political and Historical Encyclopedia of Women (translated from the French reference work, "Encyclopedie politique et historique des femmes) offers new insight into the largely ignored subject of women's participation in Western political and historical change. An international team of forty-two authors has assembled thrity-nine captivating articles that French reviewers have described as "remarkable, " "impressive" and "monumental."

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Sarah Hanley
  • Claudia Opitz
  • Hubert Carrier
  • Gordon Schochet
  • Ann Hughes
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2003


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