9780472087662

Languages of Labor and Gender

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  • ISBN13:

    9780472087662

  • ISBN10:

    0472087665

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-03-01
  • Publisher: Univ of Michigan Pr
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Summary

Essential to current discussions of gender and the working class in Germany

Table of Contents

Foreword to the Paperback Edition ix
Preface to the Paperback Edition xv
Preface xix
Introduction: German Labor History and the Meanings of Women's Work 1(15)
Gender and Sexual Politics in the Transition from Home to Factory Industry
16(22)
The Man Transformed into a Maiden``? Feminization in the Textile Industries of the Rhineland and Westphalia
38(47)
Sexual Difference and the Social Question in the Transition to the ``Industrial State,'' 1844-1889
85(41)
State, Social Body, and Public Sphere: Regulating Female Factory Labor during the 1890s
126(44)
Social Policy, Body Politics: Factory Labor, Maternity, and Volkskorper, 1900-1914
170(48)
Work Experiences, Work Identities: Dissolving the Dichotomy between Home and Work
218(65)
Behind the Mill Gate: Gender and the Culture of Work
283(41)
Conclusion 324(9)
Index 333

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