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Author Palmer, Phyllis M.

Title Domesticity and dirt : housewives and domestic servants in the United States 1920-1945 / Phyllis Palmer.

Imprint Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1989.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 214 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Series Women in the political economy
Women in the political economy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-206) and index.
Contents Domestic work between the wars -- The housewife in a modern marriage -- The businessman's wife at work -- The domestic does her job -- Education for the vocation of housework -- Negotiating the law of service -- Dirt and divisions among women.
Note Print version record.
Subject Household employees -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Housewives -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Home economics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sexual division of labor -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Social conflict -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Knowledge Capital.
HOUSE & HOME -- General.
Home economics. (OCoLC)fst00959173
Household employees. (OCoLC)fst01730010
Housewives. (OCoLC)fst00962210
Sexual division of labor. (OCoLC)fst01114830
Social conflict. (OCoLC)fst01122378
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Indexed Term Includes index.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Palmer, Phyllis M. Domesticity and dirt. [S.l.] : Temple Univ Press, [1990] 0877229015 (OCoLC)232129426
ISBN 9781439905548 (electronic bk.)
1439905541 (electronic bk.)
9780877225850 (electronic bk.)
0877225850 (electronic bk.)
9781439918135 (electronic bk.)
1439918139 (electronic bk.)
0877225850 (alk. paper)
Standard No. NZ1 14251630
GBVCP 1003662234
AU@ 000056816929
AU@ 000065057951
AU@ 000066354254

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