The Social and political status of women in Britain: radical and reforming periodicals for and by womenEighteen journals chronicling the women’s emancipation movement in England. Topics covered include the suffrage question, the position of women at work and in the home, education, temperance, social reform, birth control, and the role played by the churches as organizing bases for women’s activities. A number of titles are devoted largely to single issues such as suffrage. Others provide an overall picture of women’s issues.
Date Coverage: 1870-1928