Gender in Modern Welsh History

Perspectives on Masculinity and Femininity in Wales from 1750 to 2000

Golygydd(ion) Beth Jenkins,Paul O'Leary,Stephanie Ward

Iaith: Saesneg

Dosbarthiad(au): Gender Studies

Cyfres: Gender Studies in Wales

  • Tachwedd 2023 · 280 tudalen ·216x138mm

  • · Clawr Meddal - 9781837720781
  • · eLyfr - pdf - 9781837720798
  • · eLyfr - epub - 9781837720804

Am y llyfr

This innovative collection offers a reappraisal of gender as a category of analysis in modern Welsh history. Beginning with sex work in the eighteenth century and concluding with women’s late twentieth-century anti-nuclear activism, the contributors show how gender has been constructed, represented, performed and experienced by men and women at different times and places throughout Wales’s modern past. Using a variety of approaches, the collection interrogates gender as a concept that encompasses both femininity and masculinity, provides fresh perspectives on familiar themes, and demonstrates the value of gender analysis for our understanding of the political, social, cultural and economic history of modern Wales. Chapters by leading historians and early career academics each set an agenda for exploring the intersection of gender with nationality, race, class, age and sexuality.  

Cyflwyno'r Golygydd(ion)

Awdur(on): Paul O'Leary

Mae'r Dr Paul O'Leary yn Athro yn yr Adran Hanes a Hanes Cymru, Prifysgol Aberystwyth. Mae'n gyd-olygydd Cylchgrawn Hanes Cymru.

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