Women, Gender and Industrialization in England, 1700-1870 - British Studies Series (Hardback)
  • Women, Gender and Industrialization in England, 1700-1870 - British Studies Series (Hardback)
zoom

Women, Gender and Industrialization in England, 1700-1870 - British Studies Series (Hardback)

(author)
£89.99
Hardback 224 Pages / Published: 12/06/2000
  • Publisher out of stock

Currently unavailable to order

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
Women have played an important role in the labour force for hundreds of years, yet it is often assumed that their work was less valuable than the tasks performed by men. Until recently, interpretations of industrialization tended to marginalise both the contribution of female labour and the relevance of a gendered workforce to the process of industrial change. During the past twenty years, however, gender issues have been placed more centrally in analyses of historical processes and our understanding of industrialization has benefited greatly from this trend. In Women, Gender and Industrialization in England, Honeyman draws on such recent scholarship to suggest that the contributions of women workers influenced the direction and progress of the nation's manufacturing industry.

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9780333690772
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 384 g
Dimensions: 216 x 138 x 17 mm

You may also be interested in...

Testosterone Rex
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.99
Paperback
Women & Power
Added to basket
£7.99
Hardback
How To Be a Woman
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Radium Girls
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls 2
Added to basket
A History of Britain in 21 Women
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different
Added to basket
Of Women
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Lean In
Added to basket
£9.99   £6.99
Paperback
Deeds Not Words
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
The Descent of Man
Added to basket
Les Parisiennes
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
Added to basket
Bloody Brilliant Women
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.99
Hardback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.