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Author DeWolf, Rebecca, author.

Title Gendered citizenship : the original conflict over the Equal Rights amendment, 1920-1963 / Rebecca DeWolf.

Publication Info. Lincoln, Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, [2021]

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 330 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The Equal Rights Amendment and American citizenship -- The radical Nineteenth Amendment : masculine citizenship and women's status -- "The right to differ" : the power of protectionism, 1920-1932 -- "To be regarded as persons" : emancipationism on the move, 1933-1937 -- "We women want to be persons now" : the rise of emancipationism, 1938-1945 -- "Motherhood cannot be amended" : the return of protectionism in the postwar era -- "Socially desirable concepts" : the triumph of protectionism, 1947-1963 -- Epilogue: The legacy of protectionism.
Summary "Gendered Citizenship outlines how the original conflict over the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) altered the nature of American Citizenship, creating justification for sex-specific treatment and rights that still exist today"-- Provided by publisher.
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Subject Equal rights amendments -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / National
Women's rights.
Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation.
Equal rights amendments.
United States.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form History.
Other Form: Print version: DeWolf, Rebecca. Gendered citizenship. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2021] 9781496215567 (DLC) 2021007225 (OCoLC)1243012856
ISBN 9781496228291 (electronic bk.)
1496228294 (electronic bk.)
9781496215567 (hardback)
9781496227959 (paperback)