There is a contradiction between the new realities and lack of opportunities in the community to meet them: while consciousness of women increases, they are no longer satisfied with the imposed stereotype of social roles, where the family and motherhood are the only values and roles for them. The entire history of the right for women to vote takes many twists and turns but eventually turned out alright. Men however were considered to carry out the heavy labor which consisted of activities such as hunting and plowing. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. Men, of course, being the majority of it. The right to vote was for landowners or passed-down political power. Correct use quotes and anecdotes appeals more to the hearts of the audience.
Times have changed, and many women now possess their deserved human rights, but others are less fortunate. It names women who have been in the fore. Start by writing down the first point of your discussion in sentence form. She was said to have a deep manly voice but had a quick wit and inspiring faith Encyclpoedia, 474. A social visit brought together Mott, Stanton, Wright, Mary Ann McClintock, and Jane Hunt. And only a few early supporters lived to see the day. Finally, in 1918, the vote was given to women, but only women over thirty.
Her group freely adopted the more militant tactics of its English counterparts, picketing and conducting mass rallies and marches to raise public awareness and support. Basically, no matter what women do, there will always be discrimination against women whether it is for employment opportunities or educational opportunities. Another initially outlandish idea that has come to pass: United States citizenship for women. On that sweltering summer day. The anti-slave movement gave the suffragists a chance to be heard in a forum that was accepted. Apart from national wide campaigns, women pursued suffrage in individual towns and gradually many of them were granted the rights to vote. They put the convention together quickly and did not advertise it a lot yet they still got over 200 people to come to it.
Post-suffrage, one method in which women became involved in politics was through the participation in progressive reform movements. They also believed that the stereotype of them not having the intellect ability to understand politics was false. Women have felt the need to stand up for their rights and change the traditional stereotype of women from, weak and unambitious to strong and determined beings. There is no dignity and respect for women universally. A woman belonged first to her parents then to her husband and was expected to carry out certain duties according to her class, without hesitation or complaining. The thought of a higher chance of education for women was looked down upon, in the early decades of the nineteenth century The American Pageant 327. However, in the West, things are dramatically different.
She was the second child of eight children and came from Daniel and Lucy Anthony. One of the biggest reasons I have for choosing this topic was to find out what these women did to make a difference, not only in their lives, but in the lives of so many future generations. New reforms of the 1900s contributed to the growth of feminism. Considering that women must obey the same laws and pay the very same taxes as men, it was necessary that they receive a voice in these laws 5. However, by this point in time, an increasing number of women were becoming ever more frustrated with their suppressed position in society. Queen Elizabeth for example had led England to defeating the Spanish Armada in 1588.
Before 1870 there were few bills passed to achieve much for the movement. It was considered to be a great day for women all over the country as their hard work and efforts had finally resulted in what they were working for. There was faster transportation and communication systems that made it easier for women around the world to voice their opinion and share ideas. Unfortunately, in some countries, women would be arrested for standing up for what they believe in. Being a woman, I am extremely grateful to those women who, many years ago, fought against social standards that were so constricting to women. Before the passage of the 19th Amendment, women in many states were not given the right to vote.
These events reflect the changes in feminist movements and help to better understand the successes and failures of women in fighting for their rights. There were several challenging factors for women and society as a whole. She was born unto a conservative, Presbyterian family of considerable social standing. They welcomed constitutional amendments that ended slavery throughout the United States in 1865 and that gave slaves citizenship in 1868. There is so much information I want to ascertain while conducting my research for this paper. But suffrage campaigns, although important, were not the only reason that the franchise was granted.
There was much public criticism of the suffrage movement and the proper ladies of the 1800's would not go against the wishes of their husbands to join something that was so controversial. In actuality, the Romantics and a transcendental way of thought greatly influenced the writing of women and their sentimental literature. The equal rights amendment would fix these flaws by giving equal rights to both men and women. It also provides a final perspective. Anthony to the suffrage cause, later split with Anthony over strategy and tactics, splitting the suffrage movement into two major branches. He has monopolized nearly all the profitable employment and from those she is permitted to follow, she receives but a scanty remuneration. The women of Utah were defeated after they voted for polygamy.