By Corinne T. Field
In detailing the connections among the fight for equality and ideas of maturity, box offers an important historic context for realizing the dilemmas black and white girls nonetheless face in the USA this present day, from "glass ceilings" and debates over welfare dependency to a tradition enthusiastic about adolescence and sweetness. Drawn from a desirable prior, this ebook tells the historical past of the way adulthood, gender, and race collided, and the way these affected got here jointly to struggle opposed to injustice.
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The Struggle for Equal Adulthood: Gender, Race, Age, and the Fight for Citizenship in Antebellum America (Gender and American Culture) by Corinne T. Field