Women Employment United States History Working Class Women United States History Books
Books con argomento Women Employment United States History Working Class Women United States History
Out to Work
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2003
First published in 1982, this pioneering work traces the transformation of "women's work" into wage labor in the United States, identifying the social, economic, and ideological forces that have shaped our expectations of what women do. Basing her observations upon the personal experience of individual American women...
Gendering Labor History
edizioni Univ of Illinois Pr collana Univ of Illinois Pr (Paperback) , 2006
This collection represents the thirty-year intellectual trajectory of one of today's leading historians of gender and labor in the United States. The seventeen essays included in Alice Kessler-Harris's Gendering Labor History are divided into 4 sections, narrating the evolution and refinement of her central project:...