Sources for the history of women: Diaries, memoirs, letters, belles-lettres (From the shadow of history: Women in Bulgarian society and culture)
Original title: Извори за историята на жените: дневници, спомени, писма, белетристика
Category: Women's history
Language: Bulgarian


   The book includes diaries, memoirs, correspondence and  belles-lettres, covering the period between 1870s and 1950s  a time of dynamic political, economic, social and cultural changes affecting all strata of modernizing traditional (rural, agricultural) societies in the Balkan region. In the process of modernization, male and female citizens are integrated in different ways. The resolution of the so-called women's issue — the role and place of women in the Modern Period  gradually leads to equal access of women to education, administrative positions and prestigious professions, political voting and participation in the parliamentary life of the countries. The book offers source material for researchers of women's education and emancipation, as well as for readers interested in the entangled history of Bulgaria, the Balkans and Europe.


Publisher St. Kliment Ohridski University Press
Language Bulgarian
Pages 620
Binding paperback
ISBN 978-954-07-5180-1
Creation date 2021
Size 16 х 24 cm

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