The Making of a 'Domestic' Life: Memories of a Working Woman
- Unsettled: The Culture of Mobility and the Working Poor in Early Modern England. Higby, Sharon K. // Sixteenth Century Journal;Fall2008, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p902
Reviews the book "Unsettled: The Culture of Mobility and the Working Poor in Early Modern England," by Patricia Fumerton.
- THE MAKING OF WORKING--CLASS HISTORY. Price, Richard // Victorian Studies;Autumn76, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p69
Focuses on the working-class history in Great Britain. Problem of working-class secularism; Scholarship from the Ruskin Workshop; Exploitation of resources in the countryside.
- Classified List of Archive Deposits 1981. // Bulletin -- Society for the Study of Labour History;Autumn83, Issue 47, p46
The article presents a list of publications related to the labor history in Great Britain. Some of them are: "Amalgamated Society of Mill Sawyers, Woodcutting Machinists and Woodturners, Records 1899-1963, Burnley and District Typographical Society Records 1971-1981," "Northampton Air Flow...
- THESES AND DISSERTATIONS ON BRITISH LABOUR HISTORY 1982. Gilbert, Victor F. // Bulletin -- Society for the Study of Labour History;Autumn83, Issue 47, p49
The article presents a list of theses and dissertations on British labor history gathered from "DAI: Dissertations Abstracts International," in 1982. Some of them are "Tarrif Reform and Popular Politics," by P.E. Adams; "Social History of Farming Communities During the Period 1850-1950," by S.J....
- Public Records. Englander, David // Bulletin -- Society for the Study of Labour History;Apr87, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p5
Comments on key issues relevant to working-class experience during wartime in Great Britain. Impact of public interventions on military history; Historical accounts of class conflict; Implications of military policy in the country.
- Class, Consensus and Repertoire at the Nottingham and Midland Counties Working Classes Industrial Exhibition. Sutherland, Lucie // Nineteenth Century Theatre & Film;Summer2010, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p56
This paper examines the aims and outcomes of the Nottingham and Midland Counties Working Classes Industrial Exhibition of 1865-1866. The event ostensibly promoted the achievements of local working class residents and the paper analyses the presence and influence of those residents and the role...
- TIME PIECE: Working Men and Watches. Styles, John // History Today;Jan2008, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p44
The article discusses the use of pocketwatches in the eighteenth century. Criminal records detailing the thefts of watches suggest the financial and social value of pocketwatches. Despite the use of silver in watches, many working class people purchased watches. Historian E.B. Thompson suggested...
- Annual bibliography: 2007. Adeeb, Yasmin; Boud, Fathi // Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Dec2008, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p287
A bibliography of articles relating to the labour history of Great Britain that were published in 2007 is presented. Articles listed include "Projecting the visual: British newsreels, soccer and popular culture, 1918â€”39" written by Mike Huggins for the "International Journal of the...
- THE LOVE OF FINERY: FASHION AND THE FALLEN WOMAN IN NINETEENTH CENTURY SOCIAL DISCOURSE. Valverde, Mariana // Victorian Studies;Winter89, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p169
Examines how the connection between fashion and the social life of working-class women in 19th-century social discourse. Distinction of the use of the term finery during the Victorian period; Overview of changes in the relation between fashion codes and moral codes in selected social novels;...