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Marstrand, Pauline, ed.
New Technology and the Future of Work and Skills:
(Frances Pinter, 1984). Hardback. Ex library with minimal library stamps and markings, otherwise good+. xvi + 260pp. Order No. NSBK-A14981
Keywords: 0861763882, technology, work, unemployment, automated systems, employment
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Watts, A. G.
Education, Unemployment and the Future of Work:
(Open University Press, 1983). Paperback. Front cover slightly creased, otherwise very good. vi + 218pp. Order No. NSBK-A8590
Keywords: 0335104118, education, employment, unemployment, work, curriculum, Britain, British, England, English
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Davies, Ross.
Women and Work:
(Hutchinson, 1975). Hardback. Ex library, but very good in dustwrapper. 191pp. Order No. NSBK-C15
Keywords: 0091238706, women, work, labour
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Hill, Octavia.
Thirty Years' Work:
(Privately Printed). Octavia Hill's Letters to Fellow Workers were printed for private circulation to her supporters. She preferred to write to supporters individually, but by the 1870s the scope and scale of her work made this impossible. The importance of the Letters is that they cover the whole range of her activities: housing (including her work for the Ecclesiastical Commissioners), open spaces (including the founding of the National Trust), cultural philanthropy, the Women's University Settlement, the Poor Law Commission and the founding of the Cadets. Octavia disliked publicising her work, except in so far as she had to appeal for funds. The Letters therefore contain detailed information about way in which she handled the various aspects of her work that are not available elsewhere. The volume Thirty Years' Work is a bound collection of all of Octavia Hill's Letters to her Fellow Workers between 1872 (the first letter) and 1900. There are twenty-eight letters as one letter covers 1884 and 1885. All letters contain the accounts for the year apart from that for 1877. Also included in the volume are the two accounts of the Walmer Street Industrial Experiment (1871 & 1872). Copies of the Letters are extremely rare and copies of the reports of the Walmer Street Industrial Experiment even rarer. The letters take the form of simple paper pamphlets of between eight and twenty pages. A number of the letters are inscribed in Octavia's hand to her sister Gertrude who in 1875 had married Charles Lewes, the son of George Henry Lewes and stepson of George Eliot. Page size: 185mm x 120mm. Volume bound in attractive blue boards 190mm x 120mm. Further details and images available on request. Hardback. A small number of sheets - three or four - have become detached from the stitching. Internally, the spine is pulling away / partially detached - otherwise good, in blue boards. . Order No. NSBK-C15626
Keywords: social history, housing, Octavia Hill, dwellings, philanthropy, the poor, poverty, Victorian, England, town planning, urban history, open spaces, Britain, England, British, English, history, Octavia Hill's letters, nineteenth century, papers, works, garden cities, period sources, pamphlets, booklets, Women's University Settlement, Cadets, Poor Law Commission, Walmer Street Industrial Experiment, Gertrude Hill, Gertrude Lewes, inscribed, inscriptions, association items, antiquarian
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Black, Clementina ed.
Married Women's Work: Being the Report of an Enquiry Undertaken by the Women's Industrial Council
(G. Bell, 1915). Hardback. Original red cloth slightly faded and edgeworn, otherwise very good. vi + 292pp. Order No. NSBK-C15617
Keywords: married women, work, industry, Women's Industrial Council, wages, employment, working conditions, family, poverty, Clementina Black, suffragists, suffragist, suffrage, Votes for Women, suffragettes, Britain, England, English, Britain, economic, social history, antiquarian
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Stearns, Peter N.
Lives of Labour: Work in a Maturing Industrial Society
(Croom Helm, 1975). Hardback. Minor ink annotation, otherwise good in slightly creased, slightly chipped dustwrapper. viii + 424pp. Order No. NSBK-A4884
Keywords: 085664210X, labour, labor, history, industry, industrial, mature capitalism, industrialising, work, Britain, England, France, Belgium, Germany, British, English, French, Belgian, German, working classes, working class, economy, employment, occupations, economic
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Hutchins, Grace.
Women Who Work:
(Martin Lawrence Ltd, 1952). Hardback. Covers faded and spine wrinkled. Internally good. vi + 285pp. Order No. NSBK-C13246
Keywords: US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, women's history, woman, women, women's studies, female, females, feminine, gender, work, workers, occupations, capitalism, farms, factories, health
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Beauchamp, Joan.
Women Who Work:
(George Allen and Unwin, 1961). Hardback. Good + in dustwrapper. 103pp. Order No. NSBK-C15509
Keywords: B00CPRYSZO,Britain, British, woman, women, female, feminism, feminists, women and work, women's history,twentieth century
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McFeely, Mary Drake.
Women's Work in Britain and America from the Nineties to World War I: An Annotated Bibliography
(G.K. Hall, 1982). Hardback. Near fine. xxv + 140pp. Order No. NSBK-C10513
Keywords: 0816185042, Britain, British, England, English, history, work, women's work, women and work, labour, labor, gender, employment, America, American, USA, United States, US, Victorian, nineteenth century, twentieth century, 20th, bibliography, bibliographies, Edwardians
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West, Jackie, ed.
Work, Women and The Labour Market:
(RKP, 1982). Paperback. Front cover creased, two small holes in front cover and through first few pages, otherwise good. xi + 187pp. Order No. NSBK-A10521
Keywords: 0710009704, women, women and work, women workers, women's studies, women's history, gender, employment, twentieth century, 20th, twentieth century, 20th, careers, labour, labor, sex, salary, salaries, wages, economy, economic, women's work, workplaces, USA, United States, US, feminism, feminists, occupations, occupational segregation, equal opportunities, equal rights, discrimination, capitalism, mothers, motherhood, manufacturing, clerical, local government, part-time, trade unions
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