Database Details

Gerritsen Collection--Women's History Online, 1543-1945

Alternative Name:   Gerritsen Collection of Aletta H. Jacobs
Type:   Index
Description:   This database is the definitive cross-cultural resource for information on women's history. It spans more than four centuries and 15 languages and includes over two million pages in full image. Users can trace the evolution of feminism within a single country, as well as the impact of that country's feminist movement on other countries and their movements. The Gerritsen Collection also provides immediate access to many primary sources from around the world that were previously available only in a limited number of rare book rooms.
Publisher:   ProQuest Information and Learning Company
Alternative Publisher Name:   Chadwyck-Healey
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Category/Subcategory:   Humanities / Literature
   Humanities / Religion
   Social Sciences / History
   Social Sciences / Sociology
   Cultural Studies / Women's Studies
   Type / Manuscripts