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Author Deutsch, Sandra McGee, 1950-
Title Crossing borders, claiming a nation : a history of Argentine Jewish women, 1880-1955 / Sandra McGee Deutsch.
Published Durham N.C. : Duke University Press, 2010.
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 Floor2  F3021.J5 D48 2010    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 377 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-361) and index.
Contents "If the water is sweet" : Jewish women in the countryside -- "I worked, I struggled" : Jewish women in Buenos Aires -- "A point of connection" : pathways into the professions -- "Not a novice" : prostitutes -- "A bad reputation" : family and sexuality -- "What surrounds us dissatisfies us" : leftists and union members through the 1930s -- "A dike against reaction" : contesting anti-semitism, fascism, and Peronism -- "We the women have to do something" : philanthropies and Zionism.
Subject Jewish women -- Argentina -- History -- 19th century.
Jewish women -- Argentina -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0822346494 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822346575 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822346579 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822346494 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 466773690