What difference did women's work to the industrial revolution?
Berg, Maxine, 1950-. (1993) What difference did women's work to the industrial revolution? History Workshop Journal, Vol.35 (No.1). pp. 22-44. ISSN 1363-3554Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/hwj/35.1.22
Recent research by economic historians on patterns of economic growth during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries has raised important questions for the significance of women's work. This research has substantially changed our views on the speed and extent of industrial change during those years classically identitied with the Industrial Revolution. about 1760 to 1820.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Industrial revolution -- Great Britain, Women in economic development -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century, Women in economic development -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century, Women employees -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century, Women employees -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century|
|Journal or Publication Title:||History Workshop Journal|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Page Range:||pp. 22-44|
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