Books

Charlotte Macdonald (ed)
The struggle for women’s rights is traced in newspaper columns, pamphlets and academic articles from the suffrage movement of the 1880s to 1993 – the centenary of women’s suffrage in New Zealand... [+]
Barbara Brookes (ed) | Charlotte Macdonald (ed) | Margaret Tennant (ed)
Expanding the scope of Women in History, this book reaches into the twentieth century, exploring such topics as the status of Māori women, domestic work, rural life, delinquency and wartime work.... [+]
Alison Gray
Fourteen New Zealand women describe how – and why – they took a new challenge in mid-life. Alison Gray again allows readers to see the changes taking place in women’s lives in the late twentieth... [+]
Bridget Williams (ed) | Charlotte Macdonald (ed) | Merimeri Penfold (ed)
This biographical dictionary has been acclaimed as a groundbreaking reference work in women’s history. Over 300 lives are documented.... [+]
Charlotte Macdonald
Drawing on the records of working women who migrated to New Zealand in the nineteenth century, this book tells a different history about class and gender.... [+]
Marilyn Waring
Women’s work fuels the economies of every country in the world. Yet no value is placed on this labour. Marilyn Waring explores the implications of discounting the work of half the world’s populati... [+]
Margaret Clark (ed)
A testament to the intense post-1970 debates about women’s place in society. These frank and perceptive accounts offer a unique portrait of an era – and of some wonderful personalities and achieve... [+]
Barbara Brookes (ed) | Charlotte Macdonald (ed) | Margaret Tennant (ed)
Looking at Pākehā women’s lives a century or more ago, these essays open up discussion on women’s history.... [+]
Christine Dann
The late twentieth century saw a renewal of feminist activism. This valuable account of the women’s liberation movement recounts changes that have affected all women's lives.... [+]

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