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Author Maibor, Carolyn R., 1969-

Title Labor Pains : Emerson, Hawthorne & Alcott on Work, Women & the Development
Published London : Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (163 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Half-Title; Series; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; LABOR PAINS; 1 The Working Self; 2 Working Girls; 3 The Work of the Dark Lady; 4 Little Women and Working Girls; Conclusion; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Summary This book explores the importance of work and its role in defining and developing the self; the writings of Emerson, Hawthorne and Alcott demonstrate that valorizing the importance of work also validates the need for gender equality
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 020350545X (electronic bk.)
9780203505458 (electronic bk.)