The Business of Women: Marriage, Family, and Entrepreneurship in British Columbia, 1901-51

The Business of Women: Marriage, Family, and Entrepreneurship in British Columbia, 1901-51

By: Melanie Buddle (author)Paperback

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Description

This book will appeal to students and scholars of labour or business history and anyone interested in BC history or the history of women in Canada.

About Author

Melanie Buddle teaches history and works as an academic advisor at Trent University.

Contents

1 Businesswomen in British Columbia 2 The Marriage of Business and Women: Family Status and Entrepreneurship in British Columbia 3 Careers for Women: Sex Segregation in Self-Employment 4 "They are quick, alert, clear-eyed business girls": The Business and Professional Women's Clubs of British Columbia 5 "You have to think like a man and act like a lady": Gender, Class, and Businesswomen Conclusion: "Darkened by family obligations": Reflections on the Business of Women Appendices Notes; Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774818148
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780774818148
  • weight: 340
  • ISBN10: 077481814X

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