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Author Bank, Michaela.

Title Women of two countries [electronic resource] : German-American women, women's rights, and nativism, 1848-1890 / Michaela Bank.

Imprint New York : Berghahn Books, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description vii, 192 p.
Series Transatlantic perspectives ; v. 2
Transatlantic perspectives ; 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Content and Effect of 19th-century Gendered Nativism -- "Women of Two Countries" as Critics, Translators and Messengers -- The Complex Place of Women of Two Countries -- A German-American Movement : Critical Opponents -- Imagining Opposition to Nativism -- Mathilde Wendt's Powerful Words : Die Neue Zeit -- Mathilde Wendt's Activism : Deutscher Frauenstimmrechtsverein -- Opposition as a Dual Strategy -- Mathilde Franziska Anneke : Powerful Translator -- Anneke's Identification with the Women's Rights Movement -- Translating Nativism -- Anneke's Efforts on Behalf of the Germans -- Ethnicity as Anneke's Source of Power -- Clara Neymann : Transatlantic Messenger -- Neymann's German-American political apprenticeship -- Women Suffrage and Temperance in Nebraska -- Neymann's Ethnicization at NWSA Washington Conventions -- Neymann as Messenger in Germany -- The Transatlantic Space of "Women of Two Countries" -- The Ascendance of the US-American Avant-Garde -- The Paradox of Nativism.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Wendt, Mathilde.
Anneke, Mathilde Franziska Giesler, 1817-1884.
Neymann, Clara, 1840-
German American women -- Political activity -- History -- 19th century.
Women immigrants -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
German American women -- Biography.
Women immigrants -- United States -- Biography.
Women political activists -- United States -- Biography.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Nativism -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780857455123 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9780857455130 (e-book)

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