A History of European Women's Work: 1700 to the Present

A History of European Women's Work: 1700 to the Present

by Deborah Simonton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415055318

ISBN-13: 9780415055314

Pub. Date: 09/21/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The work patterns of European women from 1700 onwards fluctuate in relation to ideological, demographic, economic and familial changes. In A History of European Women's Work, Deborah Simonton draws together recent research and methodological developments to take an overview of trends in women's work across Europe from the so-called pre-industrial period to

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The work patterns of European women from 1700 onwards fluctuate in relation to ideological, demographic, economic and familial changes. In A History of European Women's Work, Deborah Simonton draws together recent research and methodological developments to take an overview of trends in women's work across Europe from the so-called pre-industrial period to the present.
Taking the role of gender and class in defining women's labour as a central theme, Deborah Simonton compares and contrasts the pace of change between European countries, distinguishing between Europe-wide issues and local developments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415055314
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/21/1998
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.88(d)
Lexile:
1430L (what's this?)

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