Unruly Women of Paris : : Images of the Commune / / Gay L. Gullickson.

In this vividly written and amply illustrated book, Gay L. Gullickson analyzes the representations of women who were part of the insurrection known as the Paris Commune. The uprising and its bloody suppression by the French army is still one of the most hotly debated episodes in modern history. Espe...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter Cornell University Press Archive Pre-2000
Place / Publishing House:Ithaca, NY : : Cornell University Press, , [2018]
Year of Publication:2018
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Physical Description:1 online resource (304 p.) :; 23 halftones, 1 map
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Illustrations
  • Preface
  • Introduction: Rereading the Commune
  • Synopsis: La Commune de Paris
  • 1. The Women of March 18
  • 2. Remembering and Representing
  • 3. The Symbolic Female Figure
  • 4. The Femmes Fortes of Paris
  • 5. Les Petroleuses
  • 6. Women on Trial
  • 7. The Unruly Woman and the Revolutionary City
  • Notes
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index