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Title Southern women / edited by Caroline Matheny Dillman.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Hemisphere Pub. Corp., c1988.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.420975 So88 1988    ---  Available
Description xvii, 226 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sparsity of research and publications on Southern women : definitional complexities, methodological problems, and other impediments / Caroline Matheny Dillman -- Myth of the Southern lady : Antebellum proslavery rhetoric and the proper place of women / Virginia Kent Anderson Leslie -- "My ol' black mammy" in American historigraphy / Patricia Morton -- Toward an understanding of the quadroom society of New Orleans, 1780-1860 / Mary Gehman -- Lorraine Hansberry as visionary : black and white antebellum Southern women in concert / Elizabeth Brown-Guillory -- Growing up female, white, and Southern in the 1850s and 1860s / Kathryn Palumbo -- Civil War and black women in the Sea Islands / Carolyn E. Wedin -- Heirs of the Southern progressive tradition : women in Southern legislatures in the 1920s / Joanne V. Hawks and Mary Carolyn Ellis -- Black domestic in the south : her legacy as mother and mother surrogate / Susan Tucker -- Socialization for change : the cultural heritage of the white Southern woman / Sarah Brabant -- Code of the new Southern Bell : generating typifications to structure social interaction / John Lynxwiler and Michele Wilson -- Ladies : South by Northwest / Jacqueline Boles, Maxine P. Atkinson -- Magnolias and microchips : regional subcultural constructions of feminity / Susan Middleton Keirn -- And the girls became women : aspirations and expectations versus attainments of low-income black and white Southern females / William F. Kenkel and Sarah M. Shoffer -- Southern women and textile work : job satisfaction / Jan K. Bryant -- Stronger than love : Louisiana's sugar cane women / Julia Burkart -- Women and violence : the intersection of two components of southern ideology / Becky L. Glass -- Southern white women business owners : variations on scripts / Elaine Levin and Lyn Thaxton -- Southern women writing about Southern women : Jill McCorkle, Lisa Alther, Gail Godwin, Ellen Gilchrist, and Lee Smith / Donna Kelleher Darden.
Subject Women -- Southern States -- Social conditions.
Added Author Dillman, Caroline Matheny.
ISBN 0891168389 (pbk.) : $19.50 (est.)
0891166688 : $39.50 (est.)

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