Women's Labour Market Positions in the 20th Century
An exploration of how Canadian women shifted their labour market position over the course of the 20th century.
# 130243 | 1,750 words | 2 sources | MLA | 2006 |
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Canadian Studies (Gender, Race, Class issues) , Canadian Studies (Labor Studies) , Women Studies (Women and Society)
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The paper focuses on industrialization and the gendering of labour through the 20th century. The paper examines a number of articles and a volume on the history of women's labour in Canada.
From the Paper:"There seems a good deal written to explain how Canadian women went through a shift in their labour market position over the course of the 20th century, towards less exclusion and more entitlement to waged work. This view of events would say that women are now found working in competition with men, for more or less equal wages, as part of a steady course of events that brought their liberation. However, when reading a number of articles and a volume on the history of women's labour in Canada, there seemed to be less of a clear pattern. It also seems very important to try..."
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