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Women at their work

Betty Lou English

Women at their work

by Betty Lou English

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Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vocational guidance for women -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
  • Occupations -- United States -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Twenty-one women, including a jockey, an orchestra conductor, a radio interviewer, chemist, firefighter, judge, carpenter, and rabbi, briefly discuss their work.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Betty Lou English.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23035389M
    ISBN 100803704968
    OCLC/WorldCa19280996

    Women's work or woman's work is work believed to be exclusively the domain of women and associates particular stereotypical tasks that history has associated with the female gender. It is particularly used with regard to the unpaid work that a mother or wife will perform within a family and household. Related concepts include gender role, wage labour and employment, female . Jone Johnson Lewis is a women's history writer who has been involved with the women's movement since the late s. She is a former faculty member of the Humanist Institute. During World War II the percentage of American women who worked outside the home at paying work increased from 25% to 36%. More married women, more mothers, and more.

      In their first book, Shipman and Kay argue that women, increasingly valuable to businesses, have the ability to negotiate workplace flexibility. Like good journalists, Shipman (Good Morning America) and Kay (BBC World News America) provide hard numbers as well as anecdotal evidence and bite-sized “news you can use” (advice). Stop taking. Early in Ivanka Trump’s airy new advice book, Women Who Work: Rewriting The Rules For Success, there is a section titled “Begin with the End in Author: Anjali Khosla.

      Sophocles’ Electra, for example, was staged by women at Girton College, Cambridge in and at Smith College in Massachusetts in and played an essential role in their demonstration to the. Tupperware targeted women who were interested in working, Tupperware, Inc. During the Second World War, women proved that they could do "men's" work, and do it Author: American Experience.


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