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History of Women's Rights
What's included in "women's rights"? That's changed in focus over time. In ancient cultures, women had some rights that women in later cultures did not have.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/essentials/u/womens_rights_history.htm
Feminism and Suffrage - History of Women's Rights - Women's History
Women's suffrage was one part of the many changes in the last few centuries. Women's rights and changes attempting to win equality for women have included  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminismsuffragerights/
What Are Women's Rights? Past and Present - Women's History
What rights have been included in the umbrella of women's rights, at different periods of history? What are the basic categories of women's rights and some ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminismsuffragerights/a/What-Are-Womens-Rights.htm
The Fourteenth Amendment and Its Importance to Women's Rights
A history of the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution, as it has been applied to women's rights.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/laws/a/equal_protect.htm
1970s Feminism Timeline - Women's History - About.com
This 1970s feminism timeline describes important women's rights events. Read about feminist history in this 1970s feminism timeline.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminism-second-wave/a/1970s-Feminism-Timeline.htm
Laws and Women's Rights - Women's History - About.com
Laws relating to women's rights, including laws passed and court decisions including Supreme Court decisions intepreting those laws. Includes legislation about ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/laws/
U.S. Women's Suffrage - Timeline of Events - Women's History
A time line of events in the history of women's suffrage in America. ... July 19-20: Woman's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, New York, issuing the ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrageoverview/a/suffrage_timeline.htm
Seneca Falls Women's Rights Convention - 1848 - Women's History
Seneca Falls was the site of the first women's rights convention in history. The convention is sometimes referred to just as Seneca Falls.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/suffrage1848/a/seneca_falls.htm
Women's Suffrage Quiz - Women's History - About.com
A few trivia questions on the American women's suffrage movement. ... Q: The first woman's rights convention in America was held in: Boston, MA Seneca Falls  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/quiz/blquizsf2.htm
Women's Liberation Movement (Definition and Overview)
In this way, feminists of the 1960s had something in common with feminists of the 19th century: early women's rights activists such as Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/feminism-second-wave/a/Womens-Liberation.htm
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