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Women in the mines

stories of life and work

by Marat Moore

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Published by Twayne Publishers, Prentice Hall International in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United states
    • Subjects:
    • Women coal miners -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Women coal miners -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources,
    • Women coal miners -- United states -- Interviews

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-328) and index.

      StatementMarat Moore.
      SeriesTwayne"s oral history series ;, no. 20
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6073.M6152 U65 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationliv, 337 p. :
      Number of Pages337
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL808858M
      ISBN 100805778349
      LC Control Number95045620

        "A Mine of Her Own: Women Prospectors in the American West, " was selected by the Mining History Association as one of the top mining books of . The study ‘Mining for Talent,’ published early in and conducted by Women in Mining (UK) and Price-Waterhouse Coopers, stated that the mining industry has the lowest number of women on company boards of any industry group worldwide. South Africa is one country which is leading the rest in terms of employing women in the mining and.

      – best resource for reading books. Browse your favourite books and read them free in our e-reader. Best fiction books are always available here - the largest online library. Add your books to . Originally published in Spanish, the book had its beginning at the International Women’s Year Tribunal in Mexico City in , which Domitila attended as the Housewives’ Committee of Siglo XX, the largest and most militant mining centre in Bolivia While there she met Moema Viezzer, a Brazilian journalist and the co-author of the book.

      This book explores gender relations and women's work and activism in different parts of the world. It also explores the subject from multiple perspectives and links each of these not only to cultural and domestic arrangements but also to an emerging industrial and capitalist system from the Eighteenth through the Twentieth centuries. Women in the Mines STEPHANIE HEMPHILL. Fall 93 Lm^iaZgb^ A^fiabee bl Z k^ihkm^k Zm Fbgg^lhmZ In[eb\ KZ]bh' Bg +)). la^ \h&ikh]n\^] ÊGh IeZ\^ _hk Z PhfZg%Ë Z ]h\nf^gmZkr Z[hnm phf^g pah phkd^] bg Fbgg^lhmZÍl bkhg fbg^l bg ma^ *20)l Zg] *21)l' E^_m3.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: liv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: pt. A cast of voices: the speakers --Barbed wire and Easter lace: Helen Korich Krmpotich --A child among strangers: Elizabeth Stull Crawford --Hand-diggin' times: Elizabeth Zofchak Leach Stevens --Girl miner: Ethel Day Smith --Living on the wild: Irene Adkins Dolin --A life.

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Tallichet is Professor in the Department of Sociology, Social Work, and Criminology at Morehead State University in Kentucky. She has authored or co-authored more than a dozen articles and book chapters, including "Barriers to Women's Advancement in Underground Coal Mining" (Rural Sociology, ) and "Gendered Relations in the Mines and the Division of Labor Underground" .The women of the mines became a common scapegoat- men and non-mining women would spew rhetoric we still hear today.

"They’re taking our jobs," the jobs of fathers, brothers and husbands. There were accidents in the mines that were intentional acts (see photo with quote below from an African American female miner), but reported as accidents.