Major Problems in American Women's History

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Authors : Mary Beth Norton; Ruth M. Alexander


560 Pages  Paperback 

4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2003, 1996, 1989

©2007 , Published


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Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the Major Problems in American History series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. Major Problems in American Women's History is the leading reader for courses on the history of A... more


In Chapter 1, an exclusive essay by Kate Haulman examines the evolution of the field of women's history and the state of women's history today.

Chapter 2 now focuses on Native American women, while a new Chapter 3 covers witches and their accusers in New England and the Salem witch trials.

Chapter... more