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Author Benería, Lourdes.

Title The crossroads of class & gender : industrial homework, subcontracting, and household dynamics in Mexico City / Lourdes Benería, Martha Roldán
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1987


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 W'PONDS  305.42097253 Ben/Coc  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 204 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Women in culture and society
Women in culture and society.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Foreword, by Catharine R. Stimpson Preface by Lourdes Beneri;a 1. Introduction and Theoretical Framework 2. The Setting: Background Data and Methodology 3. Subcontracting Links and the Dynamics of Women's Employement Lourdes Beneri;a 4. The Nature of Industrial Homework Lourdes Beneri;a 5. Class, Gender, and Work Trajectories Appendix: Three Typical Work Histories Martha Roldǹ 6. Class, Gender, and Asymmetrical Exchanges Within Households Martha Roldǹ 7. The Marriage Contract: Renegotiation and Consciousness Martha Roldǹ 8. Developments as If Women Mattered Notes Bibliography Index
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 189-199
Subject Home labor -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Households -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Piecework -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Women -- Mexico -- Mexico City -- Economic conditions.
Author Roldán, Martha.
LC no. 86024901
ISBN 0226042316
0226042324 (paperback)
Other Titles Crossroads of class and gender
Crossroads of class and gender