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Transcribing class and gender
Carole Srole

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Transcribing class and gender
masculinity and femininity in nineteenth-century courts and offices
Carole Srole.

Published 2009 by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Performing independence : male clerks, bookkeepers, and stenographers from 1820 to 1870
Treasury girls and the masses : from degraded women workers to employees
Stepping-stones and short ladders : men's faltering independence
The male stenographers' solution : the language of professionalism
Typewriter girls and lady stenographers : the challenges of respectability
"My fondest hopes will have been realized" : independence, ambition, and the new woman
Performances of professionalism.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Class : culture


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HD6073.S582 U67 2009

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p. cm.

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