Suffrage and Power - The Women's Movement, 1918-1928, by Cheryl Law

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Suffrage and Power - The Women's Movement, 1918-1928, by Cheryl Law

Suffrage and Power - The Women's Movement, 1918-1928, by Cheryl Law

Book published by I.B. Tauris in 2000, 260 pages. Paperback (N3838)

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This book shows how the Women's movement, through its network of organization and its powerful and widespread campaigning, was transformed and developed into a formidable fighting force in the years following the First World War. The movement continued its assualt on entrenched positions to secure women's full and equal participation in society - in politics, commerce, industry and the professions, education, welfare, politics and for franchise extension

From the rear side cover: 'The Womens Cause is One'. This slogan, from a 1919 lobbying pamphlet in support of women's Trade Unionism, sums up the crusading spirit of this exciting period in women's history..... this book confounds the myth of the movements decline after the First World War

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