The Women's Institute

The Women's Institute

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By (author) Susan Cohen

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  • Format: Paperback | 64 pages
  • Dimensions: 148mm x 208mm x 6mm | 181g
  • Publication date: 23 August 2011
  • Publication City/Country: Buckinghamshire
  • ISBN 10: 074781046X
  • ISBN 13: 9780747810469
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations (some col.)
  • Sales rank: 703,988

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Susan Cohen is a social historian with a special interest in the Victorian and Edwardian eras. She was awarded a PhD for her work on the campaigner for women's rights, Eleanor Rathbone, and she is an Honorary Fellow of the Parkes Institute at Southampton University. She has written "The District Nurse" for Shire.

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Table of contents

Introduction Origins of the Institute The Early WIs  From Farm and Garden to Kitchen and Stall Arts and Leisure The Second World War A New Era Dawns: The 1940s to 1960s From the 1970s to the New Millennium Further Reading Index