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Eleanor Rathbone and the politics of conscience

by Susan Pedersen

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Rathbone, Eleanor F. 1872-1946,
    • Women in politics -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Legislators -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Suffragists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Feminists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 388-449) and index.

      StatementSusan Pedersen.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.9.R25 P43 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination469 p. :
      Number of Pages469
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3680000M
      ISBN 100300102453
      LC Control Number2003023094

      Albion book prize of the North American Conference on British Studies (for Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience). Allan Sharlin Prize, Social Science History Association (for Family, Dependence and the Origins of the Welfare State). Biography Susan Pedersen is a historian of Britain and Europe in the twentieth century. She has written on subjects ranging from the evolution of welfare states, to the impact of women’s movements on politics, to the nature of British imperial rule in Kenya and Hong Kong. Her most recent book, Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience (Yale University Press, ), recovers the life.

      Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience is an extraordinarily well-researched and beautifully written biography, based on an enormous range of manuscript sources. It is the story of an independent woman – economically, socially, politically, and ethically independent – who dedicated her life to doing right, as a late-Victorian. The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire - Kindle edition by Pedersen, Susan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Guardians: The League of Reviews:

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This is the story of Eleanor Rathbone, the woman who best fulfilled that pledge. Rathbone cut her political teeth in the suffrage movement in Liverpool, spent two decades crafting social reforms for poor women and children, and.

But she wouldn't have cared: “She wanted to be useful, not famous” (p. Pedersen employs the telling phrase “the politics of conscience” in her title, and as she demonstrates, Eleanor Rathbone was above all a Victorian with an exquisitely sensitive Victorian conscience.

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Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience by Susan Pedersen. (Associated Prigs), and worked at her studies in a way few men of the time did. One of the best things in this book is its painstaking evocation of that first feminist generation. By the s, mothers knew that higher education for women was ‘an intellectual smallpox.

Columbia University historian Pedersen (Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience) confirms her position as a leading scholar of 20th-century diplomacy in this exhaustively researched. From Eleanor Rathbone to Elizabeth Macadam in University of Liverpool Rathbone Exhibition, October ‘Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience’ is published by Yale University Press, ISBN and is available from all good public libraries.

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Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Book reviews by critics (XXX) Item type Location Call number Status. Conscience and Politics: A Life of Eleanor Rathbone. As a historian, Susan Pedersen has sought to incorporate the insights of gender analysis into the study of European politics.

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Susan Pedersen 4. Book: Eleanor Rathbone and the politics of conscience Author: Susan Pedersen Price: Yale University Press,?25 Eleanor Rathbone was returned to parliament as the independent member for the combined universities in Seventeen years later, at her death, she had become one of the outstanding backbenchers of the last years.

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Stocks by Mary D Stocks (Book). Plans are being laid for a symposium at Somerville in mid Januaryand we are very excited at the prospect of having Professor Susan Pedersen of Columbia University, USA, author of Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience, deliver the keynote speech. We are indebted to Dr Alice Prochaska, the Principal of Somerville, for expressing.

Editorial Reviews. 04/13/ Columbia University historian Pedersen (Eleanor Rathbone and the Politics of Conscience) confirms her position as a leading scholar of 20th-century diplomacy in this exhaustively researched, clearly written analysis of a defining event of the 20th century.[it] would be wonderful to have a statue of Eleanor standing proudly in one of the two remaining niches in St George’s Hall, Liverpool.

In theory this is perfectly possible, and would be welcome, but in practice it would require around £, to commission and execute.Once the idea of the symposium took root, and an approximate date decided upon, I speculatively contacted Professor Susan Pedersen, whose biography, Eleanor Rathbone.

The Politics of Conscience provides the most insightful account of Eleanor’s life. I really didn’t hold out more than a glimmer of hope that she would be able to take up the.