OMTEX CLASSES: What is feminist historiography?

What is feminist historiography?

a. Feminist historiography means the restructuring of the history from the perspective of women. The writing of simone de Beauvoir, helped in establishing  the fundamentals of feminism.
b. The Feminist historiography emphasized not only on the inclusion of women in history but also on the rethinking of the male dominated perspective of history.
c. It drove historical research to focus in depth on various aspects of women’s life such as their employment, their role in trade union, institutions working for their cause, their family life, etc.
d. In the historical writings after 1990 women were portrayed as an independent social class.