The Resource Working lives : gender, migration and employment in Britain, 1945-2007, Linda McDowell

Working lives : gender, migration and employment in Britain, 1945-2007, Linda McDowell

Label
Working lives : gender, migration and employment in Britain, 1945-2007
Title
Working lives
Title remainder
gender, migration and employment in Britain, 1945-2007
Statement of responsibility
Linda McDowell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Full of unique and compelling insights into the working lives of migrant women in the UK, this book draws on more than two decades of in-depth research to explore the changing nature of women's employment in post-war Britain. A first-rate example of theoretically located empirical analysis of labour market change in contemporary BritainIncludes compelling case studies that combine historical documentation of social change with fascinating first-hand accounts of women's working lives over decadesIntegrates information gleaned from more than two decades of in-dept
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
331.4
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8398.A2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
RGS-IBG book series
Label
Working lives : gender, migration and employment in Britain, 1945-2007, Linda McDowell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter1 leaving home: migration and working lives -- Gendering labour geographies and histories -- The transformation of Britain -- Post-war reconstruction, 1945-1951 -- Coming home: the heart of empire, 1948-1968 -- Years of struggle, 1968-1979 -- Privilege and inequality, 1979-1997 -- Back to the future: diversity and precarious labour, 1997-2007 -- Full circle, 1945-2007
Control code
ocn824120028
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118349243
Lccn
2013001453
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1002/9781118349229
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
487229
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28711956
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824120028
  • pebcs1118349229

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