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Black, Clementina, ed.
Married Women's Work:
(Virago, 1983 reprint of 1915 text). Important text for women's history. Scarce. Introduction by Ellen F. Mappen. Paperback. Spine faded, otherwise good+. xxiv + 290pp. Order No. NSBK-C3740
Keywords: 0860684105, married women, work, industry, Women's Industrial Council, wages, employment, working conditions, family, poverty, Clementina Black, suffragists, suffragist, suffrage, Votes for Women, suffragettes, Britain, England, English, Britain, economic, social history, Viragos, Virago
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Hine, Darlene C.
Black Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, Volume II M-Z
(Carlson, 1993). Hardback. Fine. 739 - 1530pp. Order No. NSBK-C11677
Keywords: 0926019619, black women, black history, women's history, woman, women, women's studies, female, females, feminine, gender, African-American, slaves, slavery, US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, Victorian, Victorian period, nineteenth century, 19th
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Harriott, Jacqueline.
Black Women in Britain:
(B. T. Batsford, 1992). Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and stickers, otherwise good. 64pp. Order No. NSBK-C6245
Keywords: 0713462868, black women, Britain, British, England, English, woman, females, gender, ethnicity, race, work, education, trade unions, armed forces, health service, community, writing, women writers, history, immigrants, immigration, racism, sociology, twentieth century
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Hine, Darlene Clark, et al, eds.
Black Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, Volume I A-L
(Carlson, rpt., 1993). Hardback. Oversize book, fine in dustwrapper. xxvi + 737pp. Order No. NSBK-C11642
Keywords: 0926019619, black women, black history, women's history, woman, women, women's studies, female, females, feminine, gender, African-American, slaves, slavery, US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, Victorian, Victorian period, nineteenth century, 19th
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Black, Naomi and Brandt, Gail Cuthbert.
Feminist Politics on the Farm: Rural Catholic Women in Southern Quebec and Southwestern France
(McGill-Queen's UP, 1999). Hardback. Light blemishing to base of front board, otherwise very good. xii + 295pp. Order No. NSBK-C8212
Keywords: 0773518282, agrarian, rural, country, countryside, women, women's history, woman, Catholic, Catholicism, religion, religious, Canada, Canadian, Quebec, France, French, farms, farming, farm, demography, demographic, farm women, feminism, feminist, mass, twenieth century, 20th, farming, farmers
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Black, Clementina.
A New Way of Housekeeping:
(Portrayer Publishers, 2004 facsimile of 1918 text). Clementina Black (1854 - 1922) was a campaigner committed to improving the plight of working women. In this work of 1918, she urges a reorganisation of household duties, in order to free women from domestic drudgery. In her utopian vision of 'co-operative housekeeping', women would be released from the wasted effort of housework and made available for the labour market, which was now so very depleted of men after the Great War. She criticises the 'stupidity' of 'labour-making houses', and questions the continuing validity of the employment of domestic servants in the modern age. Her solution is to propose the formation of 'domestic federations'. These would represent committees of householders who would collectively manage their domestic arrangements in a centre 'fitted up with store places, kitchens, dining-rooms, offices, and lodgings for a nucleus of resident servants'. Examples of material included: women employed in housekeeping; changes in domestic standards; why not be servantless?; the distaste for domestic service; labour-making houses; domestic federations; reconstructed domestic service; the motor as emancipator; waste of labour; women who do domestic work without aptitude or satisfaction; service of women needed by the country. Paperback. New book, fine. x + 132pp. Order No. NSBK-C7548
Keywords: 0954476123, Great War, First World War, World War I, social history, class, middle classes, middle class, domesticity, servants, domestic servants, maid, maids, housemaids, housekeeping, Clementina Black, labour-making houses, homes, houses, domestic service, twentieth century, interwar, inter-war, inter war, Homes for Heroes, housing, domestic standards, etiquette, women, domestic work, labour, working women, women's history, chores, co-operative housekeeping, domestic federations, cooperative housekeeping, co-operatives, co-operation, cooperation, Women's Industrial Council, labour-saving, labour market, labor, labour shortage, housework, utopianism, utopian, Portrayer, Portrayer Publishers, Portrayer reprints, Portrayer facsimiles, new titles
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Weisenfield, Judith, & Newman, Richard.
This Far by Faith: Readings in African-American Women's Religious Biography
(Routledge, 1996). Paperback. New book, fine. 326pp. Order No. NSBK-C4384
Keywords: United States of America, USA, American Women's History, African-American, African, Black women, black history, religion, faith, slavery, slave, abolition, Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Willie Mae Ford Smith, Ella Baker, actrivism, politics, nineteenth century, gender, feminism, biography, autobiography, women's history
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Chinn, Carl.
They Worked All Their Lives: Women of the Urban Poor in England, 1880-1939
(MUP, 1988). Hardback. With a newspaper review pasted to front endpapers, otherwise very good in faded dustwrapper. xi + 187pp. Order No. NSBK-A15085
Keywords: 9780719024368, urban poor, poverty, Carl Chinn, working class, women's history, social history, British, English, England, Britain, Birmingham, Midlands, charity, mothers, motherhood, Reports, women's work, trade unions, Victorian, nineteenth century, 19th century, twentieth century, self-help, community, communities, debt, Clementina Black, working women
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Hewitt, Nancy and Lebsock, S eds.
Visible Women: New Essays on American Activism
(Illinois UP, 1993). Paperback. Very good. xi + 415pp. Order No. NSBK-C9701
Keywords: 0252063333, women, woman, women's studies, USA, US, American, history, black, Native American, Detroit, suffragists, motherhood, nineteenth century, 19th
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Ruiz, Vicki L. & DuBois Ellen Carol, eds.
Unequal Sisters: a Multi-Cultural Reader in U.S. Women's History
(Routledge, 2nd edition, 1994). Paperback. Very good. xvi + 620pp. Order No. NSBK-C2098
Keywords: 0415908922, America, American, American women, American women's history, United States, USA, multiculural, Black history
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