For Her Own Good: Two Centuries of the Experts' Advice to Women
The authors present provocative new perspectives on female history, the history of American medicine and psychology, and the history of child-rearing unlike any other.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing
Ehrenreich and English look at what kind of advice we've been given for the last two hundred years. Although they provide a good deal of social, political, economic, and general background to the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing
A history of how the status of women has changed since the Industrial Revolution, when the modern gender roles were delineated based on the new divisions of labor. Very well researched, and well ... Read full review