Semanario de las señoritas mejicanas educacion cientifica, moral y literaria, del bello sexo.

Weekly periodical published for the female citizens of Mexico. An example of the publications for women that appeared in Mexico around the period 1840-1855, aimed at fostering an image of the socially desirable woman, and reinforcing the traditional role of Mexican women through scientific instruction. Presented in three volumes. Volume one contains the following sections: 'Religion'; 'Moral'; 'Novelas y anecdotas morals'; 'Ciencias'; 'Literatura'; 'Rasgos caracteristicos'; 'Artes'; 'Educacion' and 'Economia domestica'. Followed by 'Lista de suscritores y suscritoras al semanario'
Item Type: Periodical
Creators: Anon.,
Date: 1841
Place of Publication: Mexico City
Publisher: Imprenta de Vicente G. Torres
Number of Pages: 572
Theme: Women and Gender
Country/Region: Mexico
Keywords: Education, Gender Norms, Intellectual Culture, Gender Roles
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