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              Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook
                

              Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook (Hardback)

              By Smith, Merril D.

              • RRP: $226.99
              • $226.99
              • In Stock US

              Providing an indispensable resource for high school and college readers investigating sexual harassment in the United States, Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook is a comprehensive summary of history, current events, possible solutions, and resources --

              ISBN 9781440867699
              Released NZ 19 Mar 2020
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Contemporary World Issues
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              Women's Roles in Seventeenth-Century America
                

              Women's Roles in Seventeenth-Century America (PDF ebook)

              Edited by Smith, Merril D.

              In Colonial America, the lives of white immigrant, black slave, and American Indian women intersected. Economic, religious, social, and political forces all combined to induce and promote European colonization and the growth of slavery and the slave trade during this period. This... volume provides the essential overview of American women's lives in the seventeenth century, as the dominant European settlers established their patriarchy. Women were essential to the existence of a new patriarchal society, most importantly because they were necessary for its reproduction. In addition to their roles as wives and mothers, Colonial women took care of the house and household by cooking, preserving food, sewing, spinning, tending gardens, taking care of sick or injured members of the household, and many other tasks. Students and general readers will learn about women's roles in the family, women and the law, women and immigration, women's work, women and religion, women and war, and women and education. literature, and recreation.||The narrative chapters in this volume focus on women, particularly white women, within the eastern region of the current United States, the site of the first colonies. Chapter 1 discusses women's roles within the family and household and how women's experiences in the various colonies differed. Chapter 2 considers women and the law and roles in courts and as victims of crime. Chapter 3 looks at women and immigration those who came with families or as servants or slaves. Women's work is the subject of Chapter 4. The focus is work within the home, preparing food, sewing, taking care of children, and making household goods, or as businesswomen or midwives. Women and religion are discussed in Chapter 5. Chapter 6 examines women's role in war. Women's education is one focus of Chapter 7. Few Colonial women could read but most women did receive an education in the arts of housewifery. Chapter 7 also looks at women's contributions to literature and their l
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              ISBN 9780313087066
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              Language en
              Released NZ 30 Jun 2008
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Women's Roles in American History
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              History of American Cooking
                

              History of American Cooking (Hardback)

              By Smith, Merril D.

              • RRP: $149.99
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              Ideal for American history and food history students as well as general readers, this book spans 500 years of cooking in what is now the United States, supplying recipes and covering the how and why of eating.

              ISBN 9780313387111
              Released NZ 9 Jan 2013
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
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              Women's Roles in Eighteenth-Century America
                

              Women's Roles in Eighteenth-Century America (PDF ebook)

              By Smith, Merril D.

              This book offers a look at how the lives of women changed in the era when the United States emerged.

              ISBN 9780313355530
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              Released NZ 26 Feb 2010
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Women's Roles Through History
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              The World of the American Revolution: A Daily Life Encyclopedia [2 volumes]: A Daily Life Encyclopedia
               

              The World of the American Revolution: A Daily Life Encyclopedia [2 volumes]: A Daily Life Encyclopedia (EPUB ebook)

              Edited by Smith, Merril D.

              This two-volume set brings to life the daily thoughts and routines of men and women-rich and poor, of various cultures, religions, races, and beliefs-during a time of great political, social, economic, and legal turmoil.

              ISBN 9781440830280
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              Released NZ 31 Aug 2015
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Daily Life
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              Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook
               

              Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook (EPUB ebook)

              By Smith, Merril D.

              Providing an indispensable resource for high school and college readers investigating sexual harassment in the United States, Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook is a comprehensive summary of history, current events, possible solutions, and resources --

              ISBN 9781440867705
              Available in EPUB
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              Language en
              Released NZ 16 Mar 2020
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Contemporary World Issues (Hardcover)
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              Encyclopedia of Rape and Sexual Violence [2 volumes]
               

              Encyclopedia of Rape and Sexual Violence [2 volumes] (Hardback)

              Edited by Smith, Merril D.

              • RRP: $665.50
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              This two-volume set provides an authoritative overview of rape and other forms of sexual violence, containing the latest information about victims and perpetrators; events, laws, and trends related to sexual violence; and attitudes toward it.* Explains the many types of rape and ...sexual violence * Discusses what organizations and nations are doing to help victims and survivors and to convict perpetrators, and provides insights into what has worked and what has failed-and why* Covers sexual violence committed globally against people of all genders and ages and in a variety of conditions, including prisons, nursing homes, over the internet, and in wartime, so that readers may understand the universality of the issue* Covers both U.S. and international topics in primary documents including testimonies from rape victims given before the US Senate in relation to violence in the military, scandals in gymnastics, and human trafficking; documents concerning corrective hate in South Africa and those forced into sexual slavery by ISIS; and legislation such as the Clery Act and Title IX
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              ISBN 9781440844898
              Released NZ 3 May 2018
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Rape Cultures and Survivors [2 volumes]: An International Perspective
               

              Rape Cultures and Survivors [2 volumes]: An International Perspective (Hardback)

              Edited by Inal, Tuba; Smith, Merril D.

              • RRP: $402.50
              • $402.50
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              An in-depth treatment in two volumes of the historical and cultural contexts of rape and rape culture, this set discusses both victims and perpetrators internationally during war and peace times and examines the treatment of survivors. * Includes case studies on a variety of sexu...al assault survivors in a environments ranging from college campuses to war zones * Integrates the expertise of contributors, who include both academics and activists on sexual violence in different parts of the world * Represents, through case studies, incidents of rape in countries from Africa to Europe and from Asia to the United States * Compares rape cultures across the world
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              ISBN 9781440853067
              Released NZ 11 Jul 2018
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age 19+ years
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