Managing on Her Own: Dr. Lillian Gilbreth and Women's Work in the Interwar Era

Managing on Her Own: Dr. Lillian Gilbreth and Women's Work in the Interwar Era

by Laurel Graham
     
 

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Examine's the period in Gilbreth's life after her husband's death, when sex discrimination among manufacturers forced her to seek new outlets for her expertise. She ultimately became a gender mediator between businesses and American women. By the early 1930s she was a nationally recognized authority on homemaking, motherhood, and household consumption. For the next 40 years, she led a remarkable and diverse solo career, earning the title . Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780898061857
Publisher:
Engineering & Management Press
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.89(d)

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