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Author Gere, Anne Ruggles, 1944-

Title Intimate practices : literacy and cultural work in U.S. women's clubs, 1880-1920 / Anne Ruggles Gere.

Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  305.406073 GERE {Bund71 20190110}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 367 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-345) and index.
Contents 1. Literacy and Intimacy -- 2. Constructing and Contesting Americanization(s) -- 3. Valuing and Devaluing Dollars -- 4. Fashioning American Womanhood(s) -- 5. (Re)Calibrating Culture -- 6. (Un)Professional Reading and Writing -- 7. Images and Public Memory.
Subject Women -- United States -- Societies and clubs -- History.
Women -- United States -- Intellectual life -- History.
Women -- United States -- Books and reading -- History.
Self-culture -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0252023013 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0252066049 (pbk. : acid-free paper)