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Girls, wives, factory lives

by Anna Pollert

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Employment -- England -- Case studies.,
  • Factories -- England -- Case studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p244-251.

    StatementAnna Pollert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6068
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251p.
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22035349M
    ISBN 100333291778, 0333291786

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    Women in Nazi Germany were subject to doctrines of Nazism by the Nazi Party (NSDAP), promoting exclusion of women from political life of Germany along with its executive body as well as its executive committees. Although the Nazi party decreed that "women could be admitted to neither the Party executive nor to the Administrative Committee", this did not prevent .   In the pages of this book, these factory girls come to life. Chang focuses her story on factories in Dongguan, a south China city, which has drawn as many as 7 .


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An eye-opening and previously untold story, Factory Girls is the first look into the everyday lives of the migrant factory population in China. China has million migrant workers—the largest migration in human history.

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But what we have said applies quite as much to women. Our activities in behalf of women who drink are on the increase. There is every evidence that women regain their health as readily as men if they try our suggestions.

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