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Peasant women and politics in Fascist Italy : the Massaie rurali, Perry Willson

Label
Peasant women and politics in Fascist Italy : the Massaie rurali
Title
Peasant women and politics in Fascist Italy
Title remainder
the Massaie rurali
Statement of responsibility
Perry Willson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Peasant women were the largest female occupational group in Italy between the wars. They led lives characterised by great poverty and heavy workloads, but Fascist propaganda extolled them as the mothers of the nation and the guardians of the rural worlds, the most praiseworthy of Italian women
Cataloging source
DLC
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Willson, Perry R
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1236.5.I8
LC item number
W54 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Partito nazionale fascista (Italy)
  • Partito nazionale fascista (Italie)
  • Women peasants
  • Fascism and women
  • Massaie Rurali
  • Fascisme
  • Vrouwen
  • Boerinnen
  • Landfrau
  • Politische Organisation
  • Italien
  • Partis politiques
  • Paysannerie
  • Femmes et fascisme
  • Agricultrices
  • Italie
  • Italie
Label
Peasant women and politics in Fascist Italy : the Massaie rurali, Perry Willson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction 1. Peasant women, the rural world and the Fasci Femminili -- 2. Ladies in the field : women's farm education, the Unione delle Massaie della Campagna and Domus Rustica -- 3. 'An Extraordinary Thing ' : The National Fascist Federation of Massaie Rurali -- 4. 'Going to the People' : the Massaie Rurali section of the Fasci Femminili -- 5. 'Into Every Farmhouse and Cottage' : propaganda in print -- 6. 'Women with a Hundred Arms' : the training programme -- 7. 'At the Gates of Rome' : the Sant' Alessio Training College -- 8. A Dopolavoro for Rural Women? radio, film and folklore -- 9. Recruiting for the nation : why did three million join the Massaie Rurali?
Control code
49942484
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xiv], 221 p.
Isbn
9780415291712
Isbn Type
(pb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002074322
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)49942484
Label
Peasant women and politics in Fascist Italy : the Massaie rurali, Perry Willson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction 1. Peasant women, the rural world and the Fasci Femminili -- 2. Ladies in the field : women's farm education, the Unione delle Massaie della Campagna and Domus Rustica -- 3. 'An Extraordinary Thing ' : The National Fascist Federation of Massaie Rurali -- 4. 'Going to the People' : the Massaie Rurali section of the Fasci Femminili -- 5. 'Into Every Farmhouse and Cottage' : propaganda in print -- 6. 'Women with a Hundred Arms' : the training programme -- 7. 'At the Gates of Rome' : the Sant' Alessio Training College -- 8. A Dopolavoro for Rural Women? radio, film and folklore -- 9. Recruiting for the nation : why did three million join the Massaie Rurali?
Control code
49942484
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xiv], 221 p.
Isbn
9780415291712
Isbn Type
(pb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002074322
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)49942484

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