Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Intimate Communities Representative by Inness

The many popular representations of student life at women's colleges produced in the United States during the Progressive Era are examined. The college woman was described and defined in a period when women's higher education was still socially suspect. While other scholars have argued that the Progressive Era was the "golden age" for women's single-sex education, pointing to the many positive depictions of the women's college student, Inness suggests that these representations actually helped to perpetuate the status quo and did little to advance women's social rights.

Buy Intimate Communities Representative by Inness from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780879726843
ISBN-10: 0879726849
Format: Paperback
(227mm x 158mm x 19mm)
Pages: 196
Imprint: Bowling Green University Popular Press,US
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publish Date: 15-Dec-1995
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - Intimate Communities Representative by Inness

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Intimate Communities Representative book by Inness and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Inness

Nancy Drew and Company by Inness
Paperback, August 1997
$28.14