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Making technology masculine [electronic resource] : men, women and modern machines in America, 1870-1945 / Ruth Oldenziel.

By: Oldenziel, Ruth, 1958-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, c1999Description: 1 online resource (271 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9789048505739 (electronic bk.); 9048505739 (electronic bk.); 9789053563816; 9053563814; 1281972290; 9781281972293.Subject(s): Labor -- United States -- History | Labor -- North America -- History | Human-machine systems -- United States -- History | Sexual division of labor -- United States -- History | Women -- Employment -- United States -- History | Sex role | Technology -- Social aspects -- History | Women in technology -- United States -- History | Women in engineering -- United States -- History | Employment | History | Human-machine systems | Labor | North America | Sexual division of labor | United States | Women | Business | Social Science | Division sexuelle du travail -- �Etats-Unis | Technologie -- Aspect social -- �Etats-Unis -- Histoire | Femmes en technologie -- �Etats-Unis -- Histoire | Femmes en ing�enierie -- �Etats-Unis -- Histoire | R�ole selon le sexe -- �Etats-Unis | Femmes et technologie -- �Etats-Unis -- Histoire | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture | Technologie | Sekseverschillen | Society and social sciences | Society and culture: general | Humanities | HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Making technology masculine.DDC classification: 306.46082 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Ch. 1: Unsettled Discourses; Ch. 2: From Elite Profession to Mass Occupation; Ch. 3: Bargaining for the Fraternity; Ch. 4: (De)Constructing Male Professional Bridges; Ch. 5: Women Reweaving Borrowed Identities; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary: A pioneering study of the relations between gender and technology.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [232]-261) and index.

Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Ch. 1: Unsettled Discourses; Ch. 2: From Elite Profession to Mass Occupation; Ch. 3: Bargaining for the Fraternity; Ch. 4: (De)Constructing Male Professional Bridges; Ch. 5: Women Reweaving Borrowed Identities; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

A pioneering study of the relations between gender and technology.

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Making technology masculine by Oldenziel, Ruth, ©1999
Making technology masculine by Oldenziel, Ruth, ©1999
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