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The Effect of Mussolini's

Pronatalist View on Women

By  Cynthia Dinsmore

9 October 1999

Professor Stephens                  History 219

A Chronology of
Events in Italy

60,000 BC - 1300 AD

1300 AD - 1998 AD




Baths of Baiae;
Observations and Inferences
The Casamari Abbey
The First 400 Years
Agriculture in the
Roman Empire
Pope Julius II

Eleonora Pimentel
The Parthenopean Republic

The Effect of Mussolini's 
Pronatalist View on Women

Works Cited:

Secondary Sources

Clark, Martin.  Modern Italy 1871-1995.  2nd ed. London: Addison Wesley Limited Longman,


De Grazia, Victoria.  How Fascism Ruled Women: Italy 1922-1945.  Los Angeles: University of

California Press, 1992.

Pollard, John.  The Fascist Experience in Italy.  London: Routledge, 1998.


Other Readings

De Grand, Alexander.  Italian Fascism: Its Origins and Development.  London: University of

            Nebraska Press, 1982.

Durham, Martin.  Women and Fascism.  London: Routledge, 1998.

Pickering-lazzi, Robin. Ed.  Mothers of invention: Women, Italian Fascism, and Culture. 

Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1995.  

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