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Daughters of the Great Depression: Women, Work, and Fiction in the American 1930s

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Daughters of the Great Depression is a reinterpretation of more than fifty well-known and rediscovered works of Depression-era fiction that illuminate one of the decade's central conflicts: whether to include women in the hard-pressed workforce or relegate them to a literal or figurative home sphere.Laura Hapke argues that working women, from industrial wage earners to bus ...more
Paperback, 312 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by University of Georgia Press (first published November 1st 1995)
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