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By Martha S. Jones

No everlasting Waves boldly enters the continued debates over the application of the "wave" metaphor for taking pictures the advanced heritage of women's rights through providing clean views at the diversified events that contain U.S. feminism, prior and current. Seventeen essays--both unique and reprinted--address continuities, conflicts, and modifications between women's activities within the usa from the early 19th century via today.

A revered crew of participants from varied generations and backgrounds argue for brand spanking new chronologies, extra inclusive conceptualizations of feminist agendas and contributors, and fuller engagements with contestations round specific concerns and practices. Race, classification, and sexuality are explored inside histories of women's rights and feminism in addition to the cultural and highbrow currents and social and political priorities that marked events for women's development and liberation. those essays query even if the idea that of waves surging and receding can totally catch the complexities of U.S. feminisms and recommend versions for reimagining those histories from radio waves to hip-hop.

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