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dc.contributor Palermo, Joseph A. en
dc.contributor.advisor Kluchin, Rebecca M. en
dc.contributor.author Smith, Shannon en
dc.date.accessioned 2017-01-04T16:18:59Z en
dc.date.available 2017-01-04T16:18:59Z en
dc.date.issued 2017-01-04 en
dc.date.submitted 2016-12-01 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10211.3/182901 en
dc.description Thesis (M.A., History)--California State University, Sacramento, 2016. en
dc.description.abstract This thesis explores how feminist activism at California State University, Sacramento (CSUS), in the Seventies, transformed the university. My research utilizes archival sources, newspapers, and oral histories from women who participated in the movement. This paper focuses on four forms of feminism present at CSUS: labor, liberal, academic, and anti-rape. Those who identified with these forms of feminism challenged unfair maternity policies, fought for the creation of an on-site child care center, confronted the sexist ideology that dominated employment practices, and addressed the university traditions and customary practices that objectified and sexualized women. en
dc.description.sponsorship History en
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.subject Feminism en
dc.subject Women's movement en
dc.subject Women's rights en
dc.subject Sex discrimination en
dc.subject Sacramento State en
dc.subject California State University, Sacramento en
dc.subject Feminist activism en
dc.subject CSUS en
dc.title Demanding inclusion: how women at California State University, Sacramento, transformed academia and claimed their place in the university en
dc.type Thesis en


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