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Industrial standards for women workers

Edith Rockwood

Industrial standards for women workers

by Edith Rockwood

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Published by Dept. of Women in Industry, National League of Women Voters in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Hours of labor -- United States.,
    • Minimum wage -- United States.,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
    • Labor laws and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edith Rockwood.
      ContributionsNational League of Women Voters. Dept. of Women in Industry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6095 .R6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p.
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6308588M
      LC Control Number34022938
      OCLC/WorldCa6852406

      This book offers a supportive, positive picture of aging women workers as a national (and international) resource to be appreciated and valued by all. Watson, E. A., & Mears, J. (). Women, work and care of the elderly. Farnham, UK: Ashgate Pub Ltd. The Industrial Revolution has sometimes been regarded as a catastrophe which desecrated the English landscape and brought social oppression and appalling physical hardship to the workers. In Ashton's classic account, however, it is presented as an important and beneficial mark of progress/5(12).

      Flagship reports. World Employment and Social Outlook. Trends 20 January This report provides an overview of global and regional trends in employment, unemployment, labour force participation and productivity. An Overview - The Women’s Bureau was established in the U.S. Department of Labor on June 5, , by Public Law No. The law gave the Bureau the duty to “formulate standards and policies which shall promote the welfare of wage-earning women, improve their working conditions, increase their efficiency, and advance their opportunities for profitable employment.”.

        McKendrick, Neil, “Home Demand and Economic Growth: A New View of the Role of Women and Children in the Industrial Revolution,” in Neil, McKendrick, ed., Historical Perspectives: Studies in English Thought and Society in Honour of J. H. Plumb (London, ), pp. – The other book is titled, The Industrial Revolution in World History and is written by Peter Stearns. The aspects of social impacts of Industrial Revolution that I will examine in this essay include changes in standards of living and family structure. Both the aforementioned books discuss these topics under a separate chapter. Women would.


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