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Limited Livelihoods

Gender and Class in Nineteenth-Century England

Sonya O. Rose (Author)

Not available in British Comm, Europe; Incl. Canada

Paperback, 320 pages
ISBN: 9780520074798
August 1993
$33.95, £24.95
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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