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feminism

movement for women's rights

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literacy

ability to read (and write)

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(a) innovation

"Cities also grew quickly after the 1850s because municipal governments had made INNOVATIONS in public health and sanitation."

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(a) objective

"One of the chief OBJECTIVES was the middle-class belief in hard work."

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(p) Florence Nightingale

British nurse. efforts in Crimean War. nursing=trained, middle-class profession for women

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(a) Emmeline Pankhurst

British. founded Women's Social and Political Union in 1903. "suffragettes". arrested for holding movements, etc. want full citizenship of women