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European and american women in the nineteenth century lived in an age characterized by gender inequality at the beginning of the century, women enjoyed few of the legal, social, or political. Women in 19th century essaysduring the nineteenth century women were viewed as homemakers, not able to perform in society with men they were degraded and debased by men to believe that they were worth almost nothing, only worthy of bearing children. Even though a woman's life was not equal to a man's in the 19th century, education, wages, and working conditions for women were increasing as the standard of living continued to improve for women, hope for a better future flourished.
Improvement in condition and revival of status of women during the british period: the early years of the 20th century witnessed rapid progress in breaking down prejudices against women's education a number of women's societies sprang up. Professional medical theories at the time stated that woman's normal condition was to be sick corresponding to the idea of separate spheres for women and men in. The beginning of the fight for women's suffrage in the united states, which predates jeannette rankin's entry into congress by nearly 70 years, grew out of a larger women's rights movement that reform effort evolved during the 19th century, initially emphasizing a broad spectrum of goals. 19th century native american woman's peaked cap coast native american carved horn spoon, haida, 19th century h 14 x w 7 1/2 condition: overall.
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