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By Francisca De Haan, Krasimira Daskalova, Anna Loutfi

This bographical dictionary describes the lives, works and aspirations of greater than one hundred fifty men and women who have been energetic in, or a part of, women's activities and feminisms in vital, jap and South jap Europe. therefore, it demanding situations the commonly held trust that there has been no historic feminism during this a part of Europe. those leading edge and sometimes relocating biographical graphics not just convey that feminists existed right here, but additionally that they have been frequent and various, and incorporated Romanian princesses, Serbian philosophers and peasants, Latvian and Slovakian novelists, Albanian lecturers, Hungarian Christian social employees and activists of the Catholic women's circulate, Austrian manufacturing unit staff, Bulgarian feminist scientists and socialist feminists, Russian radicals, philanthropists, militant suffragists and Bolshevik activists, widespread writers and philosophers of the Ottoman period, in addition to Turkish republican leftist political activists and nationalists, across the world famous Greek feminist leaders, Estonian pharmacologists and technology historians, Slovenian 'literary feminists,' Czech avant-garde painters, Ukrainian feminist students, Polish and Czech Senate participants, and lots of extra. Their tales jointly represent a wealthy tapestry of feminist job and redress a significant imbalance within the historiography of women's events and feminisms. "A Biographical Dictionary of Women's events and Feminisms: vital, japanese, and South jap Europe, nineteenth and twentieth Centuries" is key examining for college students of eu women's and gender historical past, comparative heritage and social routine.

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See the entry by Raluca Maria Popa about Eugenia de Reuss Ianculescu. See the entry by Aleka Boutzouvi about Avra Theodoropoulou. 2 (1991): 26–45; here 26. For socialism see also Richard Stites, "The Socialist Women's Movement" in The Women's Liberation Movement in Russia. Feminism, Nihilism, and Bolshevism 1860– 1930, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978; reprint 1991, 233–277. See the entries about Żmichowska by Grażyna Borkowska, about Gárdos by Susan Zimmermann, about Kobrynska by Martha Bohachevsky-Chomiak, and about Kollontai by Natalia Gafizova.

PhD thesis. University of Istanbul, 1993. (D) Mithat Efendi, Ahmet. Bir Osmanlı Kadın Yazarının Doğuşu (Fatma Aliye: the birth of an Ottoman woman writer) (1911). Istanbul: Kırkambar Publishing, 1994. 24 APPONYI, Countess, Mrs Count Albert Apponyi, born Countess Clotilde, Klotild DietrichsteinMensdorff-Pouilly (1867– 1942) Long-standing President (from 1910) of the Magyarországi Nőegyesületek Szövetsége (MNSz, Alliance of Women’s Associations in Hungary); Hungarian representative to the International Council of Women (ICW); holder of various positions in the League of Nations throughout the interwar period.

It may also be worthwhile to repeat the observation made before that ‘feminism’ is no more or less ‘foreign to the region’ than socialism, about which no such accusations are made. Finally, women in Western countries, such as the Dutch feminist Anna Maria Storm-Van der Chijs in the 1860s, were also inspired by what happened elsewhere and consciously brought that to bear upon their activities at home. For connections between feminists in mostly Western countries, see M. McFadden, Golden Cables of Sympathy: the Transatlantic Sources of Nineteenth-century Feminism.

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