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By Francisca De Haan, Krasimira Daskalova, Anna Loutfi

This bographical dictionary describes the lives, works and aspirations of greater than a hundred and fifty men and women who have been energetic in, or a part of, women's activities and feminisms in primary, jap and South jap Europe. therefore, it demanding situations the commonly held trust that there has been no old feminism during this a part of Europe. those cutting edge and sometimes relocating biographical pictures not just express that feminists existed right here, but in addition that they have been frequent and numerous, and incorporated Romanian princesses, Serbian philosophers and peasants, Latvian and Slovakian novelists, Albanian academics, Hungarian Christian social employees and activists of the Catholic women's circulation, Austrian manufacturing unit employees, Bulgarian feminist scientists and socialist feminists, Russian radicals, philanthropists, militant suffragists and Bolshevik activists, favorite writers and philosophers of the Ottoman period, in addition to Turkish republican leftist political activists and nationalists, across the world well-known Greek feminist leaders, Estonian pharmacologists and technology historians, Slovenian 'literary feminists,' Czech avant-garde painters, Ukrainian feminist students, Polish and Czech Senate individuals, and plenty of extra. Their tales jointly represent a wealthy tapestry of feminist task and redress a major imbalance within the historiography of women's events and feminisms. "A Biographical Dictionary of Women's hobbies and Feminisms: imperative, japanese, and South jap Europe, nineteenth and twentieth Centuries" is vital analyzing for college kids of ecu women's and gender background, comparative background and social hobbies.

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In the fall of 1920, she contracted cholera and died on 24 September 1920. The urn containing her ashes was buried in Moscow 35 in the Kremlin wall. Soviet historiography has mostly paid attention to her Party activities and her work during the first years of the Soviet regime. The work of western historians has often dwelled on the relationship between Lenin and Armand. No publications have yet addressed her impact on the Russian feminist movement. Natalia Pushkareva Institute of ethnology and anthropology (Moscow), Russian Academy of Sciences SOURCES (B) Voitinskaia, O.

Admitted to the physics and mathematics section of the St Petersburg Vysshie Zhenskie (Bestuzhevskie) Kursy (Bestuzhev Higher Women’s Courses), Belenkaia completed the third graduating class of the Courses in 1884. She never took her final exam—perhaps due to her political activities; the Courses were a hotbed of radicalism and, like a number of other feminist activists, Belenkaia was a student radical. The date of Belenkaia’s marriage is not known, but upon marriage she adopted the family name of her husband, Miron Isaevich Arian.

In Norma Corigliano Noonan and Carol Nechemias, eds. Encyclopedia of Russian Women’s Movements. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 4–6. (E) Goldberg, Rochelle. The Russian Women’s Movement 1859–1917. Doctoral Dissertation. University of Rochester, 1976. (E) Stites, Richard. The Women’s Liberation Movement in Russia. Feminism, Nihilism, and Bolshevism. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978; 1991. 32 ARMAND, Inessa-Elizaveta Fiodorovna (1874–1920) Activist of the Russian and international workers’ and feminist movements.

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