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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

The role of women in social protest in the Highlands of Scotland, c. 1880-1939

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

ROBERTSON I.J.M. (1) ;
(1) Dep. of Geography and Geology, College of Higher Education, Cheltenham, ROYAUME-UNI

Abstract

The introduction of capitalism into the region and the consequent development of crofting agriculture, compelled the reworking of existing relations between men and women. Women became central to the functioning of the crofting economy and vital to the maintenance of claims to land. From this they drew the strength to participate in protest and drew upon the same nexus of motivations as their male counterparts

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Journal of historical geography / ISSN 0305-7488 / CODEN JHGEDP

Editor : Academic Press, London ; Academic Press, San Francisco, CA ; Academic Press, New York, NY - ROYAUME-UNI (1975)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 23, no2 [pp. 187-200]

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 19070

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