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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.

Series
Class : culture

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
305.38/9623097309034
Library of Congress
HD6073.S582 U67 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23391823M
ISBN 13
9780472070558
LC Control Number
2009018640
Library Thing
9524139

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