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Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England

Gender, Work and Wages

by Nicola Verdon

  • 65 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Boydell Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • Economic history,
  • Rural communities,
  • Social history,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Work & labour,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Modern - 19th Century,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Women employees,
  • Sociology,
  • England,
  • Rural women,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • History / Modern / General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • 19th century,
  • Agricultural laborers,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8277734M
    ISBN 100851159060
    ISBN 109780851159065

    Start studying APUSH Chapter Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. towns in the early nineteenth century was. To escape farm life and earn wages. Rural women workers. Domestic Service, Gender, and Wages in Rural England, C– Article in The Economic History Review 66(1) February with 29 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

    The rural labour market in the early nineteenth century: women's and children's employment, family income, and the Poor Law Report February The Author: Nicola Verdon. Rural Moral Reform in Nineteenth-century England: the crusade against adolescent farm servants and hiring fairs - Moses, Gary., Book | Core Text Reshaping Rural England: a social history - Howkins, Alun, Book | Core Text The Lincolnshire Wolds in the Nineteenth Century - Rawding, Charles, Society for.

      Rural Englands is the first general history of nineteenth-century English rural workers. Barry Reay provides a fresh perspective on England's rural past, reintroducing those often excluded from more traditional historical approaches, and stressing the diversity of working communities and the dynamism of rural : Life and work. Kitchen was born in Edwinstowe in Sherwood Forest in to a Methodist family. His father was a cowman on the Sandbeck Estate, held by the Earl of Scarbrough, and Fred grew up on the estate, living in a tied started work in as a farmer's boy just after his 13th birthday, in the West Riding of Yorkshire, following the death of his father from diabetes.


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Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England by Nicola Verdon Download PDF EPUB FB2

Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England Book Description: Despite the growth of women's history and rural social history in the past thirty years, the work performed by women who lived in the nineteenth-century English countryside is still an under-researched issue.

ENGLISH HISTORICAL REVIEW Will now be the standard work on nineteenth-century rural women's labour in England. ECONOMIC HISTORY REVIEW A fine book that deserves wide readership.

AGRICULTURAL HISTORY REVIEW A timely, regionally-sensitive, degree picture of rural women's by: Nicola Verdon, Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England: Gender, Work and Wages. Woodbridge, Suffolk: Boydell Press, pp. $75 (hardcover), ISBN: Reviewed for by Joyce Burnette, Department of Economics, Wabash College.

Most research on rural labor has focused on male workers, and women workers. Read this book on Questia. Despite the growth of women's history and rural social history in the past thirty years, the work performed by women who lived in the nineteenth-century English countryside is still an under-researched issue.

Book: Rural Women Workers in 19th Century England Nicola Verdon Woodbridge: Boydell, ISBN ; pp. i-viii +8 figures, 16 tables. Reviewer: Karen Sayer Head of History, Trinity & All Saints College, University of Leeds.

Despite the growth of women's history and rural social history in the past thirty years, the work performed by women who lived in the nineteenth-century English countryside is still an under-researched issue.

Verdon directly addresses this gap in the historiography, placing the rural female labourer centre stage for the first time. The involvement of women in the rural labour. Rural women workers in nineteenth-century England.

Rochester, NY: Boydell Press, (DLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Nicola Verdon. Get this from a library. Rural women workers in nineteenth-century England: gender, work and wages. [Nicola Verdon] -- "The involvement of women in the rural labour market as farm servants, as day labourers in agriculture, and as domestic workers, is examined using a wide range of printed and unpublished sources from.

Buy Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England: Gender, Work and Wages 1st ed. by Verdon, Nicola (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). After completing Nicola Verdon's book, Rural Women Workers in 19th Cen.

tury England: Gender, Work, and Wages, I resolve to be cautious in the future when generalizing about the work of female workers in nineteenth-century England.

It is increasingly clear from her work and that of others working in. ENGLISH HISTORICAL REVIEW Will now be the standard work on nineteenth-century rural women's labour in England.

ECONOMIC HISTORY REVIEW A fine book that deserves wide readership. AGRICULTURAL HISTORY REVIEW A timely, regionally-sensitive, degree picture of rural women's lives. Rural Englands is the first general history of nineteenth-century English rural workers.

Barry Reay provides a fresh perspective on England's rural past, reintroducing those often excluded from more traditional historical approaches, and stressing the diversity of working communities and the dynamism of rural by: "Nicola Verdon, Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England.

Gender, Work and Wages, Rochester, Boydell & Brewer, ," Revista de Historia Económica / Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History, Cambridge. In Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England: Gender, Work and Wages, Verdon aims to "undertake a narrative, empirical and historiographical investigation of women's participation within the formal and informal economies of nineteenth-century rural society," commented Karen Sayer on the History in Focus Web site.

"Most research on rural. "I am not living upon my friends or doing housework for my board but am a factory girl," asserted Anna Mason in the early s. Although many young women who worked in the textile mills found that the industrial revolution brought greater independence to their lives, most working women in nineteenth-century New England did not, according to Thomas Dublin.

This is the first ever general history of nineteenth-century English rural workers. Reay provides a fresh perspective on England's rural past, reintroducing those often excluded from more traditional historical approaches, and stressing the diversity of working communities and /5.

Among the primary reasons that young farm women moved from the farm to work in textile mill towns in the early nineteenth century was: A) To find husbands. B) To pursue career goals.

C) To save their families from economic collapse. D) To escape farm life and earn wages. E) To escape unhappy marriages. The Sexual Division of Labor and Women's Work in Nineteenth-Century England,” Journal of Economic History 47 (), –50 Humphries, Jane, “ Enclosures, Common Rights, and Women: The Proletarianization of Families in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteeth Centuries,” Journal of Economic History 50 (), 17–42Cited by: The 'bonds of matrimony' describes with cruel precision the social and political status of married women in the nineteenth century.

Women of all classes had only the most limited rights of possession in their own bodies and property yet, as this remarkable book shows, women of all classes found room to manoeuvre within the narrow limits imposed on them.

For comment and analysis of women's work, see Verdon, N., Rural Women Workers in Nineteenth-Century England: Gender, Work and Wages (Woodbridge, ) and Steedman, C., Labours Lost: Domestic Service and the Making of.

In nineteenth‐century England and Wales, demand‐side factors were more important than supply‐side factors in affecting female LFPRs. 1 This article only focuses on adult women, specifically those aged 15 or above.

2 McKendrick, ‘Home demand’, p. 3 Richards, ‘Women in the British economy’. 4 Pinchbeck, Women : Xuesheng You. The only really serious problem, however, appears to be the fault of the publisher: the book is littered with typesetting errors. This is a shame, as it detracts a little from an interesting and unusual study of the relationship between the clergy, rural society and agricultural modernisation in nineteenth-century : Jeremy Burchardt.

Rural Englands is the first general history of nineteenth-century English rural workers. Barry Reay provides a fresh perspective on England's rural past, reintroducing those often excluded from more traditional historical approaches, and stressing the diversity of working communities and the dynamism of rural life/5(3).