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More work for mother

the ironies of household technology from the open hearth to the microwave

by Ruth Schwartz Cowan

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Home economics -- United States -- History,
    • Household appliances -- United States -- History,
    • Housewives -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHousehold technology from the open hearth to the microwave.
      StatementRuth Schwartz Cowan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTX23 .C64 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 257 p. :
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3192141M
      ISBN 100465047319
      LC Control Number83070759

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Published February by Basic Books. Written in EnglishCited by: Ruth Schwartz Cowan. More work for mother: The ironies of household technology from the open hearth to the microwave.

New York: Basic Books,   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. More work for mother by Ruth Schwartz Cowan; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Home economics, Household appliances, Housewives, Social aspects, Social aspects of Home economics, Économie domestique, États.

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More work for mother: the ironies of household technology from the open hearth to the microwave. Shows how new, supposedly time-saving inventions have both increased the workload and improved the standard of living.

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In this classic work of women’s history (winner of the Dexter Prize from the Society for the History of Technology), Ruth Schwartz Cowan shows how and why modern women devote as much time to housework as did their colonial sisters.

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