Limited Livelihoods: Gender and Class in Nineteenth-Century England

Limited Livelihoods: Gender and Class in Nineteenth-Century England

by Sonya O. Rose
     
 

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In the massive reorganization of lives and livelihoods that accompanied industrial capitalism in England, gender was a pivotal force. Through her analysis of industries ranging from metalworking and lacemaking to the manufacture of chocolate, Sonya Rose highlights the ways in which gender distinctions and gender relations influenced the development of capitalism.

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In the massive reorganization of lives and livelihoods that accompanied industrial capitalism in England, gender was a pivotal force. Through her analysis of industries ranging from metalworking and lacemaking to the manufacture of chocolate, Sonya Rose highlights the ways in which gender distinctions and gender relations influenced the development of capitalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520074781
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
12/13/1991
Series:
Studies on the History of Society and Culture Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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