The Transfiguring Sword: The Just War of the Women's Social and Political Union

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The Women's Social and Political Union, the militant branch of the English women's suffrage movement, turned to arson, bombing, and widespread property destruction as a strategy to achieve suffrage for women. Because of its comparative rarity, terrorist violence by reform (as opposed to revolutionary) movements is underexplored, as is the discursive rhetoric that accompanies this violence. Largely because of the moral stance that drives such movements, the need to justify violence is greater for the reformist than for the ...

The Transfiguring Sword: The Just War of the Women's Social and Political Union 2015, The University of Alabama Press, Alabama

ISBN-13: 9780817358211

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"The Transfiguring Sword": The Just War of the Women's Social and Political Union 1997, University Alabama Press

ISBN-13: 9780817308704

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