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differences (1 December 2008) 19 (3): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Ewa Plonowska Ziarek Building on studies that recover suffrage as an important political, historical, and cultural phenomenon, this article considers the political implications of the British suffragettes' redefinition of the right to vote as the right to revolt. Such a definition means that the...
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 22–50.
Published: 01 September 2013
... part, after women of the upper classes entered society, they were most insistent in demanding political rights equal to men’s and actively organized women’s suffrage movements. Middle-class women demanded that male-centered...
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differences (1 September 2014) 25 (2): 101–115.
Published: 01 September 2014
... only to domination but also to transformative political action. In the context of modernism, for instance, I examine literary works in relation to suffrage militancy and the political experiment of the Harlem Renaissance. In...
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differences (1 September 2014) 25 (2): 130–137.
Published: 01 September 2014
... mod- ernist canon came into being simultaneously with the political events that transformed modernity itself: women’s suffrage, the rise of global interna- tionalism, the Russian Revolution, the rise of fascism, the proliferation...
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differences (1 May 2019) 30 (1): 148–156.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Technology UP , 2015 . Freedman Estelle . Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and Segregation . Cambridge, MA : Harvard UP , 2002 . Fuentes Marisa . “ Power and Historical Figuring: Rachael Pringle Polgreen’s Troubled Archive . Gender & History 22 . 3 ( 2010...
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differences (1 September 2018) 29 (2): 21–67.
Published: 01 September 2018
... civil right to marry [. . .] was as important to the newly freed black population as exercising another civil right [. . .] Negro suffrage [. . .]. To vote and to marry, then, were two civil responsibilities that nineteenth-century black people elected to perform; they were twin indexes for measuring...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 79–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... racialized nonfree other that to even mention this feels vaguely redundant. The association of “women” or “gender purity” with nation and national interests so central to suffrage campaigns historically and postcolonial nation-building the world over is echoed in gender’s mobilization as an alibi for...
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differences (1 September 2004) 15 (2): 32–53.
Published: 01 September 2004
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differences (1 May 2011) 22 (1): 172–228.
Published: 01 May 2011
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 128–151.
Published: 01 December 2007
... and surrogate for a host of additional causes, from social purity and moral reform to temperance and suffrage. Though subsequent empirical investigations would reveal the White Slavery nar- rative to be largely without factual...
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differences (1 December 2007) 18 (3): 152–180.
Published: 01 December 2007
... injury. Speak- ers at Justice Sunday II sought to place their cause in a lineage that includes the civil rights movement and, in the case of one speaker (Zell Miller), the women’s suffrage movement. They repeatedly invoked...
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differences (1 September 2007) 18 (2): 72–102.
Published: 01 September 2007
... three cheers for woman’s rights” (1848, 12). Yet by 1853, advocacy for the “right of suffrage” still was restricted to “the Free Colored man” (1853, 9). The minutes, then, suggest a highly gendered vision of citizenship whose...
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 27–61.
Published: 01 September 2016
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differences (1 September 2016) 27 (2): 125–152.
Published: 01 September 2016
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differences (1 September 2004) 15 (2): 1–31.
Published: 01 September 2004
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differences (1 September 2004) 15 (2): 118–151.
Published: 01 September 2004
... gaining suffrage and other legal rights, such as the right to inheritance and to education. However—and this is crucial—the prevailing concep- tion was that these rights were “grants to women” by the state as the conditions for...
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differences (1 May 2018) 29 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 May 2018
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differences (1 September 2013) 24 (2): 51–92.
Published: 01 September 2013
... historicity or sociality or contextuality. According to this argument, begin- ning with the suffrage movement, women have exchanged service (men do not justify their political power with reference to social utility) for civic equality...