History/GWS 249 Reading Guide


Suggested overview texts about United States Women’s History (on reserve in the library):

  • Cott, Nancy F., ed.  No Small Courage:  A History of Women in the United States (2000).
  • Evans, Sarah,  Born for Liberty:  A History of Women in America (1989; 1997).
  • Norton, Mary Beth,  Major Problems in American Women’s History (1996).
  • Riley, Glenda,  Inventing the American Woman:  An Inclusive History (1995).
  • Ruiz, Vicki, et. al., eds.,  Unequal Sisters:  A Multicultural Reader in US Women’s History (2000).