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Factory Daughters

Gender, Household Dynamics, and Rural Industrialization in Java

Diane L. Wolf (Author)

Available worldwide

Paperback, 338 pages
ISBN: 9780520086579
June 1994
$33.95, £28.00
“Offers a wealth of important insights on changing gender roles in Southeast Asia, on the analysis of household economies, and on international processes of industrialization.”—Choice
“The book is both theoretically sophisticated and empirically rich. Wolf draws effectively scholarship ranging from historiography about early modern Europe to recent analyses of economic conduct of peasant families in contemporary Asia or Latin America...Wolf tells wonderful stories about vibrant, even irreverent, young women.”—Women's Review Of Books

Jessie Bernard Award, American Historical Association

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