Womens Movements Pb (Women In The Political Economy) by Mary Katzenstein

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Long viewed as a cause especially suited to women, peace activism played an important role in the modern women’s movement. From the late s through the s, the threat of war and the country’s military build-up led American women to organize and participate in protests, rallies, and marches to promote peace and nonviolence.

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