Publisher: Princeton University Press
Category : History
Languages : en
Read and Download Mary Lyndon Shanley book Feminism Marriage and the Law in Victorian England 1850 1895 in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TFeminism Marriage and the Law in Victorian England 1850 1895. This book was released on 2020-08-04 with total page pages. Book excerpt: Bridging the fields of political theory and history, this comprehensive study of Victorian reforms in marriage law reshapes our understanding of the feminist movement of that period. As Mary Shanley shows, Victorian feminists argued that justice for women would not follow from public rights alone, but required a fundamental transformation of the marriage relationship.