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blbuography of edited collections of Scholarly Articles in Women's History AND Theme Issues on Women's History in Scholarly Journals since 1970 Prepared for the International Federation for Research on Women's History by Karen Offen, and published with permission. Entry cut-off date: 1/20/94. Edited collections and theme issues of scholarly journals are important, if neglected, indicators of the state of the art in a field. This is certainly true in women's history, where articles often antidpate major interpretative book-length studies. Yet to my knowledge, no comprehensive worldwide listing of such publications has ever been assembled. What follows is the result of a continuing inquiry launched in connection with the founding of the International Federation for Research in Women's History (in 1987). This list is organized by subjed matter bearing on women according to continent, subcontinent, or cultural zone, rather than by nation of origin or place of publication; within each grouping, organization will be alphabetical , under the last name of the first editor or collectivity (when an editor is not specified), and chronological in cases where individuals or groups have edited more than one volume. Collections whose subjed matter spans the history of women and/or gender on more than one continent (e.g., North America and Europe, or Europe and Africa) will be listed under the final section, "World/Comparative." The editor has made every attempt to be inclusive, but recognizes that there will inevitably be collections that have eluded the net. She regrets any inadvertent omissions and welcomes additions and/or corrections for future listing. Neither documentary collections nor collections focused on a single individual (e.g., Anna Maria van Schurmann, Germaine de Staël, Sylvia Pankhurst, Indira Gandhi) are included in this bibliography. © 1994 Journal of Women-s History, Vol 6 No. ι (Spring) 1994 Bibliography 135 NORTH AMERICA Acosta-Belén, Edna, ed. The Puerto-Rican Woman: Perspectives on Culture, History, and Society. 2nd ed. New York: Praeger, 1986. Acton, Janice, Penny Goldsmith, and Bonnie Shepard, eds. Women at Work: Ontario 1850-1930. Toronto: The Canadian Women's Educational Press, 1974. Armitage, Susan, and Elizabeth Jameson, eds. The Women's West. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1987. Amup, Katherine, Andrée Lévesque, and Ruth Roach Pierson, eds. De/ζ'σering Motherhood: Maternal Ideologies and Practices in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. London and New York: Routledge, 1990. Backhouse, Constance, and David H. Haherty, eds. Challenging Times: The Women's Movement in Canada and the United States. Montreal and Ottawa: McGill-Queens University Press, 1992. Baron, Ava, ed. Work Engendered: Toward a New History of American Labor. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1991. Berkin, Carol Ruth, and Mary Beth Norton, eds. Women of America: A History. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1979. Bernhard, Virginia, Betty Brandon, Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, Theda Perdue , eds. Southern Women: Histories and Identities. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1992. Blair, Karen ]., ed. Pacific Northwest Women's History: An Anthology. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1988. Bleser, Carol, ed. In Joy and in Sorrow: Women, Family, and Marriage in the Victorian South. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. Boris, Eileen, and Cynthia R. Daniels, eds. Homework Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Paid Labor at Home. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Bourne, Paula, ed. Women's Paid and Unpaid Work: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives. Toronto: New Hogtown Press, 1985. Brown, Elisabeth Potts, and Susan Mosher Stuard, eds. Witness for Change: Quaker Women over Three Centuries. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1989. Burnet, Jean, ed. Looking into My Sister's Eyes: An Exploration in Women's History. Toronto: Multicultural History Sodety of Toronto, 1986. California History: The Magazine of the California Historical Society. Special Issue: "Women in California History". Vol. 72:1 (Spring 1993). Canadian Woman Studies/les cahiers de la femme. Two spedal issues (7:3 and 7:4, Fall and Winter 1986) on Canadian Women's History. Clinton, Catherine, and Nina Silber, eds. Divided Houses: Gender and the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992. 136 Journal of Women's History Spring Cook, Ramsay, and Wendy Mitchinson, eds. The Proper Sphere: Woman's Place in Canadian Society. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1976. Cott, Nancy F., ed. History...


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