Karen Green is Associate Professor and Research Fellow in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne. She is currently working on an intellectual biography of Catharine Macaulay. Her most recent book is A History of Women’s Political Thought in Europe, 1700–1800(Cambridge, 2014).
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