Includes bibliographical references (p. -232) and index.
Women and the reality of the everyday -- The emergence of agency : women and consumerism -- The modern girl as a representation of consumer culture -- Housewives as reading women -- Work for life, for marriage, for love -- Hard days ahead : women on the move.
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