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Angels of the Workplace: Women and the Construction of Gender Relations in the Canadian Clothing Industry, 1890-1940
Examines how the intricate weaving together of the meanings of class, gender, ethnicity, family, and the workplace created a job ghetto for women. Detailing the disparities between men and women in te...
Connexions: Volume 8, Number 1 - Spring 1983 - Women and Men
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Connexions Library: Work Focus Page
Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on work.
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In America
Millions of Americans work full-time, year-round, for poverty-level wages. Barbara Ehrenreich decided to join them, inspired in part by the rhetoric surrounding welfare reform, which promised that any...
Organizing in a Small Town
Two members of the Toronto Liberation School
Experiences in organizing in a small town in Ontario in the early 1970s.
Part-time Paradox: Connecting Gender, Work and Family
Duffy, Ann; Pupo, Norene
Tthe authors discuss whether the over-representation of women in part-time labour is exploitive or liberating. They present interviews and original research to describe the ways in which alternative w...
The 24 hour day: women, work and class
Movements of women, as well as those involving large numbers of women, will increasingly be features of resistance to neoliberalism. The extent to which they succeed will be the extent to which they a...
The Uses of Literacy
In this partly autobiographical book Hoggart observes the loss of an authentic popular culture and denounces the imposition of mass culture by the culture industries.
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Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada
Advocate for accessible, affordable, high quality, comprehensive, not for profit child care for every Canadian.