The surplus woman : unmarried in Imperial Germany, 1871-1918 / Catherine L. Dollard.

The first German women's movement embraced the belief in a demographic surplus of unwed women, known as the Frauenberschuß, as a central leitmotif in the campaign for reform. Proponents of the female surplus held that the advances of industry and urbanization had upset traditional marriage patt...

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Main Author: Dollard, Catherine Leota
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Berghahn Books, 2009.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Monographs in German history ; v. 30.
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