You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton? Topics for Discussion

Jean Fritz
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1. Why would Elizabeth Cady Stanton want to exclude men from her women's rights organization?

2. Why would Susan B. Anthony choose to remain unmarried throughout her life? Could it have some relationship to laws that cost a woman her farm early in You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton?

3. How could Stanton like both her home life and her passion for campaigning for women's rights?

4. Does Fritz do a good job of showing how Stanton's family influenced her life and her work?

5. Why would Stanton expect women's liberation to coincide with the liberation of slaves?

6. What does Stanton's campaign in Kansas tell us about her personality?

7. Which of Stanton's views as presented in You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton?

would still be controversial? What makes them controversial?

8. Why would Stanton refuse to hear anything bad about her father in public, even though he disapproved of her work...

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You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton? from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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