Rosenberg, Rosalind (B)

Professor Emerita, United States

Faculty Profile, Barnard History Department


Rosalind Rosenberg, professor (Barnard College), specializes in women's, social, and legal history. She received her B.A. (1968) and Ph.D. (1974) from Stanford. Her published works include: Changing the Subject: How the Women of Columbia Shaped the Way We Think About Sex and Politics (2004); "Gender," in The Cambridge History of Science (2002), "Pauli Murray and the Killing of Jane Crow," in Heroes From America's Past (1998); "The Woman Question," in The Columbia History of the Twentieth Century (1998); Divided Lives: American Women in the Twentieth Century (1992); and Beyond Separate Spheres: The Intellectual Roots of Modern Feminism (1982). She is presently working on a biography of the feminist and civil rights advocate Pauli Murray.