Tentler, Leslie Woodcock.

Wage-Earning Women : Industrial Work and Family Life in the United States, 1900-1930 - New York : Oxford University Press, 1982. - 1 online resource (273 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Contents; Introduction; PART ONE: The World of the Job; I: Women''s Wages; II: "Women''s Work" and Work Environments; III: The Work Community; PART TWO: Beyond the Job: Wage Earning and Family Roles; IV: The Working-Class Daughter; V: "On Their Own"; VI: The Married Woman Worker; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y

Writing with a keen eye for detail as well as a real empathy with the first generation of wage-earning women, Tentler reconstructs the day-to-day realities of life on the job, in the home, and in the industrial neighborhoods of major cities.

9780198020288 17.05 (NL)

Sex role.
Working class women - United States - History - 20th century.

Electronic books.