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Arts and Humanities
Social and Political Philosophy
Women before votes for women
Terms in this set (13)
Victorians believed that a woman's role in life was as a ___ and a ______, her duty was to obey her ________ and to do everything she could to make his life as _____ as possible.
wife, mother, husband, easy
Girls went to school and learned things such as ________, ________ work and _______.
housewifery, laundry, cookery
Nearly all _______ class ________ women would have to go out to ____ as they needed the ______.
working, married, work, money
Girls from ______ families were educated at home by a _________
Middle class women were able to take up some professions e.g. _______ , ________ and ________ ______
Teaching, Nursing, Clerical work
Women were paid ____ ____ than men for the _____ ___
much less, same job
When women married, they became the ______ of their husband.
Women could bring divorce cases for ______, ________ and ______
Cruelty, desertion, bigamy
Women were allowed to keep their own ________ after they married
A woman no longer had to stay in her husband's _____ against her ____.
_____________ and ______ ____ was legal
Wife-battering, marital rape
Husbands could divorce their wives for _______, but wives could ___.
If a divorce occurred, the mother would ____ ___ ______ over her ______.
lose all rights, children
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