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Toward a Tenderer Humanity and a Nobler Womanhood

African American Women"s Clubs in Turn-of-the-Century Chicago

by Anne M. Knupfer

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Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Black studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Illinois,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Societies and clubs,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • CHARITY,
  • CHICAGO (ILL.)_HISTORY,
  • HELPING BEHAVIOR,
  • HUMANITY,
  • SPIRITUAL LIFE,
  • Social Science / Philanthropy & Charity,
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • African American women,
  • Chicago,
  • Social conditions,
  • Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeonard Silk (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8045342M
    ISBN 100814746918
    ISBN 109780814746912

    Focusing on Chicago and downstate Illinois politics during the incredibly oppressive decades between the end of Reconstruction in and the election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt in a period that is often described as the nadir of black life in America. Toward a Tenderer Humanity and a Nobler Womanhood: African American Women's Clubs in Turn-of-the-Century Chicago. New York and London: New York University Press, L. Landry, Bart. The New Black Middle Class. Berkley, Los Angeles and London: University of .

    She is the author of Toward A Tenderer Humanity and a Nobler Womanhood. African American Women's Clubs in Turn-of-the-Century Chicago (New York University Press, ), and Reform and Resistance: Gender, Delinquency, and America's First Juvenile Court (Routledge, ).   Knupfer conducted extensive interviews in Chicago's black community for her book "Toward a Tenderer Humanity and a Nobler Womanhood: African American Women's Clubs in Turn-of-the-Century Chicago.".

      All womanhood is hampered today because the world on which it is emerging is a world that tries to worship both virgins and mothers and in the end despises motherhood and despoils virgins. Toward a Tenderer Humanity and a Nobler Womanhood. For a general overview, see Salem, To Better Our Ida B. Wells-Barnett and American Reform, Brand: The University of North Carolina Press. After almost 10 years I’m closing the doors on Noble Womanhood and merging it with my original blog, Old the years Old Paths fell by the wayside as I devoted most of my attention here – and then as life took twists and turns Noble Womanhood also ended up on the back burner.


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