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Rendall, Jane 1945-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 251 publications in 1 language and 6,910 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biographies  Dictionaries  Church history  Academic theses  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: HQ1121, 305.420941
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Most widely held works by Jane Rendall
Sexuality and subordination : interdisciplinary studies of gender in the nineteenth century by Susan Mendus( )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using insights from history, literature, sociology and philosophy, Sexuality and Subordination examines the construction of gender in nineteenth century Britain and France
Writing women's history : international perspectives by Karen M Offen( Book )

33 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five essays address such themes as the relationship between feminist history and women's history, the use of the concept of "experience", the development of the history of gender, demographic history and women's history and the importance of post-structuralism to women's history
The origins of modern feminism : women in Britain, France, and the United States, 1780-1860 by Jane Rendall( Book )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This comparative study analyses the emergence of feminist movements and their differing characters in Britain, France and the United States. Jane Rendall examines the social, economic and cultural factors which affected women's status in society, and led some women to act, individually and collectively, to seek to change it. The Enlightenment emphasis on women's 'nature' and the evangelical stress on the moral potential of women contributed to a framework of ideas which could be used by conservatives and by feminists. Among the middle classes, discussion focused on the need to improve women's education and on the strengths and limitations of domesticity. Patterns of paid employment for women were shifting, and Jane Rendall suggests that the weak position of women in the labor market during the early stages of industrialization restricted their ability to associate together. Yet involvement in religious, political and philanthropic movements could provide a means by which women might come together to identify their common concerns and learn the necessary political skills. Jane Rendall places the origins of feminism in the broader context of social and political change in the nineteenth century, looking both at the changing relationship between paid work and domestic life and at the links between feminism and class and political conflict in three different societies."--Publisher description
Defining the Victorian nation : class, race, gender and the British Reform Act of 1867 by Catherine Hall( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defining the Nation offers a fresh perspective on one of the most significant pieces of legislation in nineteenth-century Britain. The authors examine gender, class, and race in the context of this crucial period. Illustrations, detailed chronology, biographical notes and selected bibliography offer further support to the student reader
The Origins of the Scottish enlightenment by Jane Rendall( Book )

18 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equal or different : women's politics 1800-1914( Book )

12 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women in an industrializing society : England, 1750-1880 by Jane Rendall( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the effects of the process of industrialization on the lives of women, both as paid workers and within the home
Soldiers, citizens and civilians : experiences and perceptions of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, 1790-1820 by A Forrest( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume explores the impact of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, the first fought by mass armies, on the ambitions and identities of European men and women, as soldiers, citizens and civilians
Gender, war and politics : transatlantic perspectives, 1775-1830( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume addresses war, developing political and national identities and the changing gender regimes of Europe and the Americas between 1775 and 1820. Military and civilian experiences of war and revolution, in free and slave societies, both reflected and shaped gender concepts and practices, in relation to class, ethnicity, race and religion"--
War, empire and slavery, 1770-1830( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wars of the period 1770-1830, including the North and South American wars of independence and the revolutionary and Napoleonic wars, are frequently considered to be the first wars fought by all combatants as 'national wars'. Yet they touched every continent of the globe. New ideas about citizenship, patriotism and national belonging circulated far beyond Europe and North America, as some European empires were fatally weakened and others greatly extended their power. This volume explores the impact of revolution and war in slave and free societies including southern India, the Caribbean, South America, and southern Africa. Articles discuss how experience of war helped to shape the individual and collective identities of men and women, slaves and soldiers, colonial rulers and indigenous peoples. Particular attention is paid to the ways in which men and women imagined themselves and their world, with reference to the complexities of gender, class, religion, race, ethnicity and nation
Eighteenth-century York : culture, space, and society( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of women, from the earliest antiquity by William Alexander( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new biographical dictionary of Scottish women( Book )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[This] is a fully revised and extended edition of a ... reference work that illuminates the lives of Scottish women in history. It includes more than 180 additional entries on women who died before 2018, 40 new illustrations, and a thematic index."--Back cover
France, 1848-1851( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing women's history international perspectives( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of modern feminism by Jane Rendall( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women and industrialization in England, 1750-1880 by Jane Rendall( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women in Britain, France and the United States, 1780-1860 by Jane Rendall( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of women, from the earliest antiquity to the present time by William Alexander( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political ideas and activities of Sir James Mackintosh (1765-1832) : a study of Whiggism between 1789 and 1832 by Jane Rendall( )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sexuality and subordination : interdisciplinary studies of gender in the nineteenth century
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The origins of modern feminism : women in Britain, France, and the United States, 1780-1860Defining the Victorian nation : class, race, gender and the British Reform Act of 1867Women in an industrializing society : England, 1750-1880Soldiers, citizens and civilians : experiences and perceptions of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, 1790-1820Gender, war and politics : transatlantic perspectives, 1775-1830War, empire and slavery, 1770-1830The origins of modern feminismWomen and industrialization in England, 1750-1880Women in Britain, France and the United States, 1780-1860
Languages
English (224)