Men, Women, and Work (Paperback)
Class, Gender, and Protest in the New England Shoe Industry, 1780-1910 (Working Class in American History)
University of Illinois Press, 9780252061424, 472pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 1990
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"Blewett challenges historians to incorporate gender analysis and
a tradition of working women's protest into the history of the American
-- Georgia Historical Quarterly
"[Blewett's] detailed reconstruction of feminist perspectives in
shoeworker protest and the divisions created by the competing loyalties
to sisterhood and to working-class families is among the best available.
. . . With works like this, it should be impossible to write about the
American working class without including women."
-- Historical Journal of Massachusetts
"A highly stimulating and rewarding book."
-- Journal of Interdisciplinary History
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