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Women In British Public Life, 1914 1950: Gender, Power And Social Policy Helen Jones

Women In British Public Life, 1914 1950: Gender, Power And Social Policy

Helen Jones

Published May 15th 2000
ISBN : 9780582277311
Paperback
260 pages
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An examination of the ways in which women challenged the British educational, employment and welfare systems after the franchise. Helen Jones explores how women adapted their strategies to confront the system from within, and what constraints wereMoreAn examination of the ways in which women challenged the British educational, employment and welfare systems after the franchise. Helen Jones explores how women adapted their strategies to confront the system from within, and what constraints were imposed on them. She also examines the active role that British women played in Continental Europe, and an important comparative chapter looks at the experience of women in France, Germany, Italy, Australia and the USA.