Protecting women : labor legislation in Europe, the United States, and Australia, 1880-1920 /

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Other Authors: Wikander, Ulla, 1940-, Kessler-Harris, Alice, Lewis, Jane (Jane E.)
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Language:English
Published: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1995
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020 |a 0252021754 (cloth : acid-free paper) 
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050 0 0 |a K1824  |b .P76 1995 
245 0 0 |a Protecting women :  |b labor legislation in Europe, the United States, and Australia, 1880-1920 /  |c edited by Ulla Wikander, Alice Kessler-Harris, and Jane Lewis ; with the assistance of Jan Lambertz 
260 |a Urbana :  |b University of Illinois Press,  |c c1995 
300 |a viii, 379 p. ;  |c 24 cm 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. [359]-363) and index 
505 0 0 |a "Some kept the flag of feminist demands waving" : debates at international congresses on protecting women workers /  |r Ulla Wikander --Equality for men? Factory laws, protective legislation for women in Switzerland, and the Swiss effort for international protection /  |r Regina Wecker --"Let England blush" : protective labor legislation, 1820-1914 /  |r Jane Lewis and Sonya O. Rose --"All these forms of women's work which endanger public health and public welfare" : protective labor legislation for women in Germany, 1878-1914 /  |r Sabine Schmitt --Special labor protection for women in Austria, 1860-1918 /  |r Margarete Grandner --Women or workers? The 1889 Labor Law and the debate on protective legislation in the Netherlands /  |r Ulla Jansz --"Lagging far behind all civilized nations" : the debate over protective labor legislation for women in Denmark, 1899-1913 /  |r Anna-Birte Ravn --Beginning of a "masculine renaissance" : the debate on the 1909 prohibition against women's night work in Sweden /  |r Lynn Karlsson --Protection or equality? Debates on protective legislation in Norway /  |r Gro Hagemann --"To the most weak and needy" : women's protective labor legislation in Greece /  |r Efi Avdela --Paradise for working men but not working women : women's wagework and protective legislation in Australia, 1890-1914 /  |r Renate Howe --Paradox of motherhood : night work restrictions in the United States /  |r Alice Kessler-Harris 
650 0 |a Women  |x Employment  |x Law and legislation  |x History 
700 1 |a Wikander, Ulla,  |d 1940- 
700 2 |a Kessler-Harris, Alice 
700 1 |a Lewis, Jane  |q (Jane E.) 
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852 |a Law Library  |b Lower Level  |h K1824 .P76 1995  |p 33940001598216