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Author McMaster, Lindsey, 1972-

Title Working girls in the West [electronic resource] : representations of wage-earning women / Lindsey McMaster.

Imprint Vancouver : UBC Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 209 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.190 -198) and index.
Contents Working women in the west at the turn of the century -- The urban working girl in turn-of-the-century Canadian literature -- White slaves, prostitutes, and delinquents -- Girls on strike -- White working girls and the mixed-race workplace -- Conclusion: Just girls.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Canadian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Canadian literature -- Canada, Western -- History and criticism.
Women employees in literature.
Women in literature.
Work in literature.
Women employees -- Canada, Western -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Women -- Canada, Western -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780774814553

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