On Account of Sex (Paperback)

The Politics of Women's Issues, 1945-1968

By Cynthia Harrison

University of California Press, 9780520066632, 370pp.

Publication Date: June 8, 1989

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Examining the political activities of the period between 1920, when women gained the right to vote, and the mid-1960s, when the women's movement revived, Cynthia Harrison illuminates a long-neglected but vital chapter of women's history.

About the Author

Cynthia Harrison received her Ph.D. in American History from Columbia University. From 1982 to 1988, she was managing editor of This Constitution, a journal published by the American Historical Association and the American Political Science Association.