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Cott, Nancy F.

Overview
Works: 89 works in 325 publications in 2 languages and 18,410 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Filmed lectures  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: HQ1410, 301.4120973
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Most widely held works about Nancy F Cott
 
Most widely held works by Nancy F Cott
The bonds of womanhood : "woman's sphere" in New England, 1780-1835 by Nancy F Cott( Book )

37 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This twentieth anniversary edition of Nancy F. Cott's acclaimed study includes a new preface in which Cott assesses her own and other historians' development of the concept of domesticity from the 1970s to the 1990s."--Jacket
Public vows : a history of marriage and the nation by Nancy F Cott( Book )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"We commonly think of marriage as a private matter between two people, a personal expression of love and commitment. In this history, Nancy F. Cott demonstrates that marriage is and always has been a public institution. From the founding of the United States to the present day, imperatives about the necessity of marriage and its proper form have been deeply embedded in national policy, law, and political rhetoric. Legislators and judges have envisioned and enforced their preferred model of consensual, lifelong monogamy - a model derived from Christian tenets and the English common law, which posits the husband as provider and the wife as dependent."--Jacket
Root of bitterness; documents of the social history of American women by Nancy F Cott( Book )

23 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published when women's history was a newly emergent field, Root of Bitterness has achieved the status of a classic in a burgeoning body of literature. Taking three centuries of American women's experience as its province, the volume extends from the unknown voices of slaves and indentured servants to the writings of such well-known women as Jane Addams. Through a varied collection of documents including diaries, letters, court transcripts, and manifestos, Nancy F. Cott offers the reader glimpses of women's consciousness from the seventeenth century, when women's challenges to social order were interpreted as witchcraft, to the early twentieth century, when the New Woman confronted Victorian ideas of femininity. Root of Bitterness is a significant contribution to American social history. -- Back cover
The grounding of modern feminism by Nancy F Cott( Book )

19 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No small courage : a history of women in the United States( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No Small Courage offers chronicle of the American experience, charting women's gradual struggle for social and political independence, from the precolonial era to the present. Individual stories and primary sources - including letters, diaries, and news reports - animate this history of the domestic, professional, and political efforts of American women and explore the diverse realities that they have faced."--Jacket
A Heritage of her own : toward a new social history of American women by Nancy F Cott( Book )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is feminism? by Juliet Mitchell( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman making history : Mary Ritter Beard through her letters by Mary Ritter Beard( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Italian and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Oxford history of women in the United States( Book )

in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses personal stories and primary source material to focus on the changes in the lives of American women of all ethnic and economic backgrounds and to discuss the variety and importance of their experiences
History of women in the United States : historical articles on women's lives and activities( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No small courage : a history of women in the United States by Nancy F Cott( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays which trace women's struggle for social and political independence in the United States
Women as citizens : vital voices through the century( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Kessler-Harris, Nancy Cott, and Ruth Simmons speak on the history of American women in civic life in the 20th century. The discussion focuses on three themes: women as volunteers and reformers, women's struggle for rights, and women in public/civic life. Includes remarks by President Clinton, and comments and questions from the audience and from the Internet
Millennium evenings at the White House. vital voices through the century( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This item is a video recording of President William Jefferson Clinton and First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton hosting the sixth White House Millennium Evening Lecture in the East Room of the White House. The title of this lecture is, 'Women as Citizens.'
Prostitution( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman suffrage by Nancy F Cott( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory and method in women's history( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social and moral reform by Nancy F Cott( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intersection of work and family life( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of women in the United States : historical articles on women's lives and activities( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of women in the United States : historical articles on women's lives and activities( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The grounding of modern feminism
Alternative Names
Cott, Nancy

Falik, Nancy

Nancy F. Cott Amerikaans historica

Nancy F. Cott historiadora estadounidense

ナンシー・コット(Nancy Cott)

Languages
English (203)

Italian (1)

Covers
Public vows : a history of marriage and the nationRoot of bitterness; documents of the social history of American womenThe grounding of modern feminismNo small courage : a history of women in the United StatesThe young Oxford history of women in the United StatesNo small courage : a history of women in the United StatesTheory and method in women's history