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A History of New Zealand Women
  

A History of New Zealand Women (Paperback)

By Brookes, Barbara

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"A comprehensive history of New Zealand seen through a female lens. Brookes argues that while European men erected the political scaffolding to create a small nation, women created the infrastructure necessary for colonial society to succeed. Concepts of home, marriage and family ...

ISBN 9780908321452
Published 4 February 2016 by Bridget Williams Books
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Abortion in England 1900-1967

Abortion in England 1900-1967 (Hardback)

By Brookes, Barbara

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This title suggests that the inter-war years saw a crucial mapping of boundaries in the debates over abortion. The distinction between methods of fertility control used before and after conception was more sharply drawn.

ISBN 9780415622998
Published 20 September 2012 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Series Routledge Library Editions: Women's History
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Abortion in England 1900-1967

Abortion in England 1900-1967 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Brookes, Barbara

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Over the decades from 1900 to 1967 abortion was transformed from an important female-centred form of fertility control into a medical event, closely monitored by the State. This transition, the author argues here, took place against a background of debate over fertility control a ...

ISBN 9780415752466
Published 15 December 2014 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Sites of Gender: Men, Women and Modernity in Southern Dunedin 1890-1939
   

Sites of Gender: Men, Women and Modernity in Southern Dunedin 1890-1939 (Paperback, illustrated edition)

Edited by Brookes, Barbara; Cooper, Annabel; Law, Robin

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This study is the fruit of five years' work by a group of Dunedin scholars into the complex ways in which gender operated as a social structure and a shaping force in the lives of the inhabitants of southern Dunedin in the years from 1890 to World War II.

ISBN 9781869403058
Published 31 December 2003 by Auckland University Press
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Womens Suffrage Petition 1893
 

Womens Suffrage Petition 1893 (Paperback)

By Brookes, Barbara

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ISBN 9781988533087
Published 20 May 2017 by Bridget Williams Books
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Bodily Subjects: Essays on Gender and Health, 1800-2000
 

Bodily Subjects: Essays on Gender and Health, 1800-2000 (Hardback)

By Light, Tracy Penny; Brookes, Barbara; Mitchinson, Wendy

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Historical understandings of gender and health that raise important questions about how health care works today.

ISBN 9780773544147
Published 15 February 2015 by McGill-Queen's University Pres
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Series McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services Studies in the History of Medicine, H
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Bodily Subjects: Essays on Gender and Health, 1800-2000
 

Bodily Subjects: Essays on Gender and Health, 1800-2000 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Light, Tracy Penny; Brookes, Barbara; Mitchinson, Wendy

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Historical understandings of gender and health that raise important questions about how health care works today.

ISBN 9780773544154
Published 15 February 2015 by McGill-Queen's University Pres
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Women in History 2: Essays on Women in New Zealand: 2
  

Women in History 2: Essays on Women in New Zealand: 2 (Paperback)

Edited by Brookes, Barbara; MacDonald, Charlotte; Tennant, Margaret

A collection of essays covering a range of topics, but focusing particularly on women's work, and looking more at the twentieth century than the nineteenth.

ISBN 9780908912230
Published 12 December 1992 by Bridget Williams Books
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Rethinking the Racial Moment: Essays on the Colonial Encounter

Rethinking the Racial Moment: Essays on the Colonial Encounter (Hardback, Unabridged edition)

Edited by Brookes, Barbara; Holland, Alison

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Suitable for multiple readers engaged in critical theory, as well as those specifically involved in Australian and New Zealand history, this title focuses on local articulations of race and their intersections with colonialism and its aftermath.

ISBN 9781443828628
Published 28 March 2011 by Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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At Home in New Zealand - Houses, History, People
  

At Home in New Zealand - Houses, History, People (Paperback)

Edited by Brookes, Barbara

Some of New Zealand's best historians, architects, social critics, and anthropologists explore the concept of home .

ISBN 9781877242045
Published 31 August 2000 by Bridget Williams Books
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