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Offen, Karen M.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 152 publications in 3 languages and 4,577 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Conference proceedings  Biography  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: HQ1121, 305.409
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Most widely held works by Karen M Offen
Victorian women : a documentary account of women's lives in nineteenth-century England, France, and the United States by Erna Olafson Hellerstein ( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women, the family, and freedom : the debate in documents by Susan G Bell ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writing women's history : international perspectives by International Federation for Research in Women's History ( Book )
29 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
European feminisms, 1700-1950 : a political history by Karen M Offen ( Book )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This ambitious book explores challenges to male hegemony throughout continental Europe over the past 250 years. For general readers and those interested primarily in the historical record, it provides a comprehensive, comparative account of feminist developments in European societies, as well as a rereading of European history from a feminist perspective. By placing gender, or relations between women and men, at the center of European politics, it aims to reconfigure our understanding of the European past and to make visible a long but neglected tradition of feminist thought and politics. On another level the book seeks to disentangle some misperceptions and to demystify some confusing contemporary debates about the Enlightenment, reason, nature, and public vs. private, equality vs. difference. In the process, the author aims to show that gender is not merely 'a useful category of analysis', but that sexual difference lies at the heart of human thought and politics
Paul de Cassagnac and the authoritarian tradition in nineteenth-century France by Karen M Offen ( Book )
12 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Globalizing feminisms, 1789-1945 ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les féminismes en Europe, 1700-1950 : une histoire politique by Karen M Offen ( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cet ouvrage ambitieux retrace l'histoire des défis féministes à l'hégémonie masculine à travers l'Europe continentale. Une grande place est accordée à la France mais l'auteure a rassemblé une riche documentation comparative. Son récit, qui se déroule sur deux cent cinquante ans, balaie tout l'espace européen, du Portugal à la Pologne, de la Grèce à la Finlande, de l'Irlande à l'Ukraine et de l'Espagne à la Scandinavie sans oublier les organisations féministes internationales et transnationales. Les objectifs de cette étude sont multiples. Les lecteurs y trouveront une vaste analyse comparative de l'activité féministe dans les pays d'Europe, une relecture de l'histoire européenne d'un point de vue féministe. À un autre niveau, cet ouvrage démêle un enchevêtrement d'idées fausses et démystifie des polémiques contemporaines : le débat sur les Lumières, et les oppositions nature et culture, raison et émotion, égalité et différence, public et privé. L'opinion de Karen Offen est que les féminismes sont bien plus que des "paradoxes" ou des "contradictions logiques" : ils sont affaire de politique autant sinon plus que de philosophie. La différence des sexes et ses conséquences sont au coeur même de la pensée et de la politique qui définissent la condition humaine."--P. [4] of cover
Women in European culture and society by Karen M Offen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women and the politics of motherhood in France, 1920-1940 by Karen M Offen ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The political career of Paul de Cassagnac by Karen M Offen ( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women, the family and freedom the debate in documents ( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women, the family, and freedom : the debate in documents ( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women, the family, and freedom. the debate in documents ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Woman has to set her stamp on science, philosophy, justice and politics" : a look at gender politics in the "Knowledge Wars" of the European past by Karen M Offen ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defining feminism: a comparative historical approach by Karen M Offen ( )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beschrijving van historisch onderzoek naar Europese vrouwenbeweging. Voorstel nieuwe definitie van 'feminisme' waarin tegenstelling tussen 'relationeel' en 'individualistisch' feminisme wordt opgeheven
Writing women's history : international perspectives : Conference : Papers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historia de una conquista: Clara Campoamor y el voto femenino ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women the Family and Freedom : the Debate in Documemts. 1 1750 - 1880 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third Republic/Troisième République: archive of historical journal by William Logue ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Archive of the historical journal Third Republic/Troisième République (TR/TR), which appeared in 10 numbered issues dated Spring 1976 to Fall 1980. The actual date of appearance of the numbered issues was Spring 1976 to Fall 1984 with a final supplement to issue number 10 appearing in 1988. Archive includes: camera ready typescripts for each article appearing in TR/TR; correspondence between editor William Logue and contributors; subscription lists (both institutional and individual); Board of Editors correspondence; miscellaneous records and correspondence associated with the journals operations and reader responses to articles. Issue Numbers Three and Four (Spring-Fall, 1977 [1978]) was a special issue on women's history edited by Karen Offen
Women, the family, and freedom : the debate in documents. ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Offen, Karen.
Offen, Karen M.
Languages
English (125)
French (3)
Spanish (2)
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