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Working miracles : women's lives in the English-speaking Caribbean

Author: Olive Senior; University of the West Indies (Cave Hill, Barbados). Institute of Social and Economic Research.
Publisher: London : J. Currey ; Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Intended as an introductory sourcebook, Olive Senior provides a background to Caribbean literature, politics and society.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Senior, Olive.
Working miracles.
London : J. Currey ; Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)646956336
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Olive Senior; University of the West Indies (Cave Hill, Barbados). Institute of Social and Economic Research.
ISBN: 0253351367 9780253351364 0253288851 9780253288851 0852552092 9780852552094 0852552084 9780852552087
OCLC Number: 23765861
Notes: "Institute of Social & Economic Research, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados."
Description: xiii, 210 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: The household setting --
Socialization & gender-role learning --
Education & gender-role stereotyping --
The concept of motherhood --
Family & household --
Working women --
M̀aking do' --
Women in the public & political domain --
Women & men.
Responsibility: Olive Senior.

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...invaluable sourcebook not only for women's studies courses but for anyone who seeks to understand the background to Caribbean literature, politics and society. - Robin Cohen, Professor of Read more...

 
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