Gendered Pasts

Historical Essays in Femininity and Masculinity in Canada (Canadian Social History Series)

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Written in English
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  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Canada - General,
  • History / Canada
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    ContributionsKathryn McPherson (Editor), Cecilia Morgan (Editor), Nancy M. Forestell (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7874035M
    ISBN 10080208690X
    ISBN 109780802086907

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, p.: ill. ; 21 cm. Contents: Introduction: conceptualizing Canada's gendered pasts / Kathryn McPherson, Cecilia Morgan, and Nancy M. Forestell --When bad men conspire, good men must unite!: gender and political discourses in upper Canada, 's's / Cecilia Morgan --The homeless, the.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: In English. Description: 1 online resource: Contents: Frontmatter --Contents --Acknowledgements --Contributors --Introduction: conceptualizing Canada's gendered pasts 'When bad men conspire, good men must unite!': gender and political discourses in upper Canada, s.

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