2 edition of Women"s wartime work in China. found in the catalog.
Women"s wartime work in China.
China Information Publishing Company.
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Women's work during World War II During World War II, with the male workforce considerably depleted and ‘manpower’ critical to maintain wartime production, women took on a significant role. Wartime created opportunities not only for the development of local engineering prowess, but also provided new employment opportunities for women. This textbook from Longman covers far more of the world than is usual, examining the role women played in the war—and the role the war played on women—in Europe, North America, Asia, Australasia, and Africa, although Europe and non-European English speaking countries content is largely introductory, making this is an excellent beginner's book.
While women in Japan were recognized as having equal legal rights to men after World War II, economic conditions for women remain policy initiatives to encourage motherhood and workplace participation have had mixed results. Women in Japan obtained the right to vote in While Japanese women's status has improved in the last decades, traditional expectations for married Maternal mortality (per ,): 5 (). On top of the "traditional" household work they had to do wage work - mostly outside the family or the community of women in which they grew up (McLaren: ). The socialist regime adopted changed forms of "feudalistic" patriarchy and integrated them into the new forms of social organization. In her book "Gender and Work in Urban China.
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"Wartime Women examines in detail the short-term changes of the war years; the jobs in war plants and support services; the effects of women's earnings on family finances; the response of trade unions.
Anderson shows that the seeds of the postwar denial of women's equal participation were present in the ambivalence of wartime by: When the United States government entered a war, it offered work opportunities to women in significantly higher numbers than had been seen previously.4 The resulting personnel files from this surge in women’s employment within the wartime federal government may help researchers over some of the hurdles of researching female lineages.
Free Online Library: Women's Wartime Life Writing in Early Twentieth-Century China.(Essay) by "CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture"; Literature, writing, book reviews Diaries Criticism and interpretation Memoirs Soldiers Women authors Works Women writers.
Biographically focused study of Modern China's valorization of women military heroines like Hua Mulan, Zheng Pingru and Liu Hulan, from attempts to reconstruct their actions, periods of disgrace (Zheng Pingru was GMD), rehabilitation and reshaping for the 21st century (Liu Hulan defied her grandmother to leave with the Communists, but these days, is a filial grand-daughter advised to improve /5.
Women at work on C Douglas cargo transport, Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif. Oct. photographer: Palmer, Alfred T. Painting the American insignia on airplane wings is a job that Mrs. Irma Lee McElroy, a former office worker, does with precision and patriotic zeal.
Mrs. McElroy is a civil service employee at the naval Air Base. In many ways, the story of women’s employment during WWI was repeated during WWII.
Women successfully undertook what had earlier been considered 'men's work' in wartime industries, and as auxiliaries to the Armed Forces and in Civil Defence. During this period the issue of unequal pay began to be raised again by women workers and to a limited extent, by the [no-lexicon]trade.
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This book explores the lives of some of China's most famous women warriors and wartime spies through history. It sheds new light on the relationship between gender and militarisation to show how women warriors and spies have been exploited to glamorise war and promote militarisation in by: 2.
Tupperware targeted women who were interested in working, Tupperware, Inc. During the Second World War, women proved that they could do "men's" work, and do it well. With men away to serve in the Author: American Experience. Primary Sources: China Women Search this Guide Search.
Primary Sources: China: Women "This collection of annotated oral histories records the personal stories of twenty Chinese women who lived in the wartime capital of Chongqing during China's War of Resistance against Japan during World War II." "In this multilayered book, the first.
Women’s Wartime Relief Associations. During the Civil War, female relief workers from the United States Sanitary Commission (USSC), United States Christian Commission (USCC), and other private organizations made widespread exemplary efforts to supply soldiers with food and medical supplies and to provide the troops with nursing and religious services.
Annie, Lady de Sausmarez, whose husband was judge of the British Supreme Court for China, which sat in Shanghai, proposed on 25 September a scheme by which British women in Shanghai could supply garments and bandages for British troops in Europe.
A British Women’s Work Association -- the B.W.W.A. -- was quickly established, sending its first packages to. China was the first country to enter what would become World War II.
On July 7,a clash between Chinese and Japanese troops at the Marco Polo Bridge, just outside Beijing, led to. American women in World War II became involved in many tasks they rarely had before; as the war involved global conflict on an unprecedented scale, the absolute urgency of mobilizing the entire population made the expansion of the role of women inevitable.
Their services were recruited through a variety of methods, including posters and other print advertising, as well as popular songs. Lan YAN and Yan MEI are two of the most influential businesswomen in China—the former heads Lazard’s operations in Greater China, and the latter oversees Brunswick Group’s advisory work in China.
Both hailing from prominent families, they have experienced firsthand the turmoil of Communist China’s history at the political center. YAN, the daughter of Chairman [ ].
Fincher’s book on Leftover Women is a refreshing work within the topic of China and gender, which argues that the labeling of women as being “leftover” is part of a state-sponsored media campaign that has created a greater disparity between men and women in China today – contrary to a popular assumption that women have benefited from.
Women in the Second World War took on many different roles during the War, including as combatants and workers on the home Second World War involved global conflict on an unprecedented scale; the absolute urgency of mobilizing the entire population made the expansion of the role of women inevitable, although the particular roles varied from country to country.
A unique document offering unrivalled insight into women's minds and lives during the Second World War. The Mass-Observation organisation was set up in with the aim of recording everyday life in Britain. Dorothy Sheridan has plundered its astonishingly rich archives to put together this anthology of women's experience in the Second World War.
In his postwar account, WHILE YOU WERE GONE: A Report on Wartime Life in the United States, former Chairman of the War Production Board Donald Nelson summarized the working woman’s achievements, writing, “This is for the record: for nine years before Pearl Harbor, Germany, Italy and Japan prepared intensively for war, while as late as.
In Britain during World War I, roughly two million women replaced men at their of these were positions women might have been expected to fill before the war, such as clerical jobs. However, one effect of the war wasn’t just the number of jobs, but the type.Buy Jambusters: The Story of the Women's Institute in the Second World War 1st ed.
by Julie Summers (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(). Women pit brow workers of the Wigan Coal and Iron Company, These women sorted coal and moved heavy tubs on the surface of a coal mine – work that was dirty and physically demanding.
Jobs like these had been done by working class women before the war and continued to be important in wartime.