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Title Women in twentieth-century Britain / edited by Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska.
Imprint Harlow : Longman, 2001.

Subject Women -- Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Alt Name Zweiniger-Bargielowska, Ina.
Description x, 378 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska -- Changing the subject : women's history and historiography 1900-2000 / Billie Melman. Pt. 1. The life course: Girlhood and growing up / Pennie Tinkler -- Sexuality / Lesley A. Hall -- Marriage / Jane Lewis -- Health and reproduction / Helen Jones -- Ageing - older women / Pat Thane -- Pt. 2: Work - paid and unpaid. Education / Carol Dyhouse -- Family, caring, and unpaid work / Katherine Holden -- Housewifery / Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska -- Paid work / Deirdre McCloskey. Pt. 3. Culture, consumption, and transgression: The body and consumer culture / Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska -- Crime / Shani D'Cruze -- Prostitution / Paula Bartley, Barbara Gwinnett -- Leisure and popular culture / Martin Francis. Pt. 4. The State and citizenship: The women's movement, politics, and citizenship from the late nineteenth century until 1918 / Sandra Stanley Holton -- The women's movement, politics, and citizenship, 1918-1950s / Caitriona Beaumont -- The women's movement, politics, and citizenship, 1960s-2000 / Harold L. Smith -- 'Race', ethnicity, and national identity / Wendy Webster -- War and peace / Lucy Noakes -- The state and social policy / Harriet Jones.
ISBN 0582404800 (pbk.)
OCLC # 46601850
Table of Contents
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 List of Figures 
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1Introduction / Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska1
2Changing the Subject: Women's History and Historiography 1900-2000 / Billie Melman16
3Girlhood and Growing Up / Penny Tinkler35
4Sexuality / Lesley A. Hall51
5Marriage / Jane Lewis69
6Health and Reproduction / Helen Jones86
7Ageing - Older Women / Pat Thane102
8Education / Carol Dyhouse119
9Family, Caring and Unpaid Work / Katherine Holden134
10Housewifery / Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska149
11Paid Work / Deirdre McCloskey165
12The Body and Consumer Culture / Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska183
13Crime / Shani D'Cruze198
14Prostitution / Paula Bartley, Barbara Guinnett214
15Leisure and Popular Culture / Martin Francis229
16The Women's Movement, Politics and Citizenship from the late Nineteenth Century until 1918 / Sandra Stanley Holton247
17The Women's Movement, Politics and Citizenship, 1918-1950s / Caitriona Beaumont262
18The Women's Movement, Politics and Citizenship, 1960s-2000 / Harold L. Smith278
19'Race', Ethnicity and National Identity / Wendy Webster292
20War and Peace / Lucy Noakes307
21The State and Social Policy / Harriet Jones321
 Key Dates and Events336
 Notes on Contributors348

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