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European women and preindustrial craft / [electronic resource] edited by Daryl M. Hafter.

Contributor(s): Hafter, Daryl M, 1935-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1995Description: xv, 204 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0253327555 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780253327550 (cloth : alk. paper); 0253209439 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780253209436 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Women -- Employment -- Europe -- History | Women textile workers -- Europe -- History | Industries -- Europe -- History | Vrouwenarbeid | Textielindustrie | Industria textil -- Europa -- Historia | Mujeres -- Trabajo -- Europa -- HistoriaDDC classification: 331.4/094 Other classification: 15.70 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Introduction : a theoretical framework for women's work in forming the Industrial Revolution / Daryl M. Hafter -- Women and the verdigris industry in Montpellier / Reed Benhamou -- Women flax scutchers in the linen production of Hälsingland, Sweden / Inger Jonsson -- On two-handed spinning / Walter Endrei and Rachel P. Maines -- Women who wove in the eighteenth-century silk industry of Lyon / Daryl M. Hafter -- The lacemakers of Le Puy in the nineteenth century / John F. Sweets -- Working women, gender, and industrialization in nineteenth-century France : the case of Lorraine embroidery manufacturing / Whitney Walton -- The calico painters of Estavayer : employers' strategies toward the market for women's labor / Pierre Caspard -- From home to factory : women in the nineteenth-century Italian silk industry / Patrizia Sione -- Survival strategies in a Saxon textile district during the early phases of industrialization, 1780-1860 / Jean H. Quataert -- The commercialization of trousseau work : female homeworkers in the French lingerie trade / Tessie P. Liu.
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Introduction : a theoretical framework for women's work in forming the Industrial Revolution / Daryl M. Hafter -- Women and the verdigris industry in Montpellier / Reed Benhamou -- Women flax scutchers in the linen production of Hälsingland, Sweden / Inger Jonsson -- On two-handed spinning / Walter Endrei and Rachel P. Maines -- Women who wove in the eighteenth-century silk industry of Lyon / Daryl M. Hafter -- The lacemakers of Le Puy in the nineteenth century / John F. Sweets -- Working women, gender, and industrialization in nineteenth-century France : the case of Lorraine embroidery manufacturing / Whitney Walton -- The calico painters of Estavayer : employers' strategies toward the market for women's labor / Pierre Caspard -- From home to factory : women in the nineteenth-century Italian silk industry / Patrizia Sione -- Survival strategies in a Saxon textile district during the early phases of industrialization, 1780-1860 / Jean H. Quataert -- The commercialization of trousseau work : female homeworkers in the French lingerie trade / Tessie P. Liu.

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