Lecture Description

The development of American capitalism rested upon the paid and unpaid labor of women, both free and unfree. This lecture uncovers the little-discussed gender dimension of economic and cultural history, demonstrating the centrality of ideas about men and women to evolving institutions and practices.

CATEGORIES

Capitalism Gender, Masculinity, Femininity

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Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor

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