Surmounting the barricades : women in the Paris Commune / Carolyn J. Eichner.

This book vividly evokes radical women's integral roles within France's revolutionary civil war known as the Paris Commune. It demonstrates the breadth, depth, and impact of communard feminist socialisms far beyond the 1871 insurrection. Examining the period from the early 1860s through th...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Eichner, Carolyn Jeanne, 1961-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004.
Series:ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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Summary:This book vividly evokes radical women's integral roles within France's revolutionary civil war known as the Paris Commune. It demonstrates the breadth, depth, and impact of communard feminist socialisms far beyond the 1871 insurrection. Examining the period from the early 1860s through that century's end, Eichner investigates how radical women developed critiques of gender, class, and religious hierarchies in the immediate pre-Commune era, how these ideologies emerged as a plurality of feminist socialisms within the revolution, and how these varied politics subsequently affected the fin-de-
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 279 pages) : illustrations
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-271) and index.
ISBN:0253111102
9780253111104
9780253344427
0253344425
9780253217059
0253217059
1282071416
9781282071414
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