More work for mother: the ironies of household technology from the open hearth to the microwave

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Basic Books, 1983 - Family & Relationships - 257 pages
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Shows how new, supposedly time-saving inventions have both increased the workload and improved the standard of living.

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In "An Introduction: Housework and Its Tools" she places household work within the stream of industrialization of America. Household were industrialized form 1860-1960, at the same time as the ... Read full review

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