:1Trace the rise of the mid-nineteenth-century woman’s rights movement, including its key events and the major figures in its development. What were its main aims and principle ideas? Why did the demand for woman suffrage encounter such stiff resistance? In addition to advocating for expanded rights, how else did women participate in the public arena during this era?

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Hewitt, Nancy A., ed. A Companion to American Women’s History. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2005.

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