A study of working class women at home
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A study of working class women at home femininity, domesticity and maternity. by Dorothy Patricia Hobson

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.A.) - University of Birmingham, Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies.

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Open LibraryOL22825510M

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