Women and Social Movements in the U.S. Basic Edition provides you with deep insight into the multiplicity of American women's activism in public life. A variety of primary source documents including images, scholarly essays, book reviews and more allow for a thorough investigation of the changes in American culture beginning in the 1600s and continuing through today. The new Scholar's Edition features enhanced content and search tools that make it ideal for research and scholarship.
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Twentieth Century North American Drama contains 2,000 plays from the United States and Canada. In addition to providing a comprehensive full-text resource for students in the performing arts, the collection offers a unique window into the economic, historical, social, and political psyche of two countries. Scholars and students who use the database will have a new way to study the signal events of the twentieth century--including the Depression, the role of women, the Cold War, and more--through the plays and performances of writers who lived through these decades.
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