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Getting by in hard times gendered labour at home and on the job by Meg Luxton

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Ontario,
  • Hamilton

Subjects:

  • Iron and steel workers -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Attitudes.,
  • Working class -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Case studies.,
  • Class consciousness -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Case studies.,
  • Sex role -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Case studies.,
  • Travailleurs du fer et de l"acier -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Attitudes.,
  • Travailleurs -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Cas, Études de.,
  • Conscience de classe -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Cas, Études de.,
  • Rôle selon le sexe -- Ontario -- Hamilton -- Cas, Études de.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-314) and index.

StatementMeg Luxton and June Corman.
GenreCase studies., Cas, Études de.
ContributionsCorman, June Shirley, 1952-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD8039.I52 C215 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 326 p. ;
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3970589M
ISBN 10080200783X, 0802071473
LC Control Number2001277678
OCLC/WorldCa46856796

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