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The Parlour and the Suburb: Domestic Identities, Class, Femininity and Modernity

Judy Giles
Format
Book
Published
Oxford, UK ; New York : Berg, 2004.
Language
English
ISBN
185973796X, 1859737021 (pbk.)
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Table of contents
Contents
  • Introduction
  • 'Something that little bit better' : suburban modernity, prudential marriage, and self-improvement
  • Help for housewives : domestic service
  • Getting and spending, identity and consumption
  • Legacies : the question of 'home' and women's modernity.
Description
ix, 197 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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