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The Resource Alice Paul and the fight for women's rights : from the vote to the equal rights amendment, Deborah Kops

Alice Paul and the fight for women's rights : from the vote to the equal rights amendment, Deborah Kops

Label
Alice Paul and the fight for women's rights : from the vote to the equal rights amendment
Title
Alice Paul and the fight for women's rights
Title remainder
from the vote to the equal rights amendment
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Kops
Title variation
Alice Paul & the fight for women's rights
Title variation remainder
from the vote to the Equal Rights Amendment
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alice Paul reignited the sleepy suffrage moment with dramatic demonstrations and provocative banners. After women won the vote in 1920, Paul wrote the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), which would make all the laws that discriminated against women unconstitutional. Paul saw another chance to advance women's rights when the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 began moving through Congress. Kops introduces readers to this relatively unknown leader of the women's movement, and the changing times in which she lived
Summary
Here is the story of extraordinary leader Alice Paul, from the woman suffrage movement -- the long struggle for votes for women -- to the "second wave,” when women demanded full equality with men. Paul made a significant impact on both
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
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10555190
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Kops, Deborah
Dewey number
  • 324.6/23/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1050L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
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  • 1050
  • 1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.9
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Paul, Alice
  • Paul, Alice
  • Paul, Alice
  • Suffragists
  • Women's rights
  • Suffragists
  • Women's rights
  • Women
  • Suffragists
  • Women's rights
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
from the vote to the Equal Rights Amendment
Label
Alice Paul and the fight for women's rights : from the vote to the equal rights amendment, Deborah Kops
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Quaker roots -- Protest lessons in London -- Upstaging the President-elect -- Shaking up the Woman Suffrage Movement -- A permanent delegation to the White House -- From picket lines to prison cells and back -- Hunger strike! -- "Like ... sand that gets into your eyes" -- Equal rights for women -- A new generation demands equal rights -- Epilogue -- Who is who
Control code
1759177
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
220 pages
Isbn
9781629793238
Lccn
2016951184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781629793238
  • (OCoLC)954670686
Label
Alice Paul and the fight for women's rights : from the vote to the equal rights amendment, Deborah Kops
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Quaker roots -- Protest lessons in London -- Upstaging the President-elect -- Shaking up the Woman Suffrage Movement -- A permanent delegation to the White House -- From picket lines to prison cells and back -- Hunger strike! -- "Like ... sand that gets into your eyes" -- Equal rights for women -- A new generation demands equal rights -- Epilogue -- Who is who
Control code
1759177
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
220 pages
Isbn
9781629793238
Lccn
2016951184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781629793238
  • (OCoLC)954670686

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