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'Meeting the Needs of Today's Girl': Youth Organizations and the Making of a Modern Girlhood, 1945-1980

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The article was published on 2010-01-01 and is currently open access. It has received 42 citations till now. The article focuses on the topics: Girl.

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Culture as History: The Transformation of American Society in the Twentieth Century

TL;DR: Culture as History: The Transformation of American Society in the Twentieth Century as discussed by the authors is a history of American society in the twenty-first century that is partly autobiographical.
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Souls of black folk

TL;DR: Recueil d'essais sur le probleme racial aux Etats-Unis, dont certains etaient precedemment parus dans le magazine "Atlantic Monthly" as mentioned in this paper.
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Gender: A Useful Category of Historical Analysis

TL;DR: For instance, the Dictionnaire de la langue francaise in 1876 was, "On ne sait de quel genre il est, s'il est mile ou femelle, se dit d'un homnme tres-cache, dont on ne connait pas les sentiments" as mentioned in this paper.
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Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism

TL;DR: A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain't I a Woman has become a must-read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood as mentioned in this paper, examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black women, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black woman's involvement with feminism.
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The Way We Never Were: American Families And The Nostalgia Trap

TL;DR: The way we wish we were: Defining the family crisis and defining the Family Crisis in the 1950s is discussed in this paper, with a focus on women and women's empowerment.