The Resource Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow : Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present

Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow : Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present

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Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow : Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present
Title
Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow
Title remainder
Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Bancroft Prize-winning classic, now completely revised and updated
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MiAaPQ
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Jones, Jacqueline
LC call number
HD6057.5.U5 -- J66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • African American families -- History
  • African American women -- Employment -- History
  • African American women -- History
Label
Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow : Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=481165
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Dedication -- Praise -- Acknowledgements -- PREFACE TO THE NEW EDITION -- Introduction -- ONE - "MY MOTHER WAS MUCH OF A WOMAN" -- WORKING FOR WHITES: ENSLAVED WOMEN'S LABOR AS A PROBLEM OF PLANTATION MANAGEMENT -- WORKING FOR EACH OTHER: ENSLAVED WOMEN'S LABOR IN THE CONTEXT OF FAMILY AND ... -- PLACES AND PEOPLE THAT DEFIED THE RULE OF PLANTATION SLAVERY -- TWO - ENSLAVED WOMEN BECOMING FREEDWOMEN -- IN PURSUIT OF FREEDOM -- BLACK WOMEN AS "FREE LABORERS," 1865-1870 -- THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF BLACK FAMILY AND COMMUNITY LIFE IN THE POSTWAR PERIOD -- NEW DRESSES, DEFIANT WORDS AND ACTIONS, AND THEIR PRICE -- OUT OF THE FIELDS: CITY LIFE AND SCHOOLING -- THREE - "BENT BACKS AND LABORING MUSCLES" -- THE TRIPLE DUTY OF RURAL WOMEN -- WOMEN'S WORK AND ASPIRATIONS -- THE RURAL COOPERATIVE ETHOS IN AN INDUSTRIALIZING NATION -- FOUR - BETWEEN THE SOUTHERN COTTON FIELD AND THE NORTHERN GHETTO -- WORK AND FAMILY IN A NONRURAL SOUTHERN SETTING -- "TOO PROUD TO BEND, TOO POOR TO BREAK": IN THE SERVICE OF WHITE FAMILIES -- ALTERNATIVES TO DOMESTIC SERVICE, AND THEIR LIABILITIES -- THE POLITICAL DYNAMICS OF MIDDLE-CLASS WOMEN'S WORK, WAGED AND UNWAGED -- THE ROLE OF BLACK WOMEN IN SOUTHERN LABOR RELATIONS, 1880-1915 -- FIVE - "TO GET OUT OF THIS LAND OF SUFRING" -- PATHS NORTH -- WORK AND FAMILY LIFE IN THE URBAN NORTH -- THE NORTHERN SYNTHESIS: OLD AND NEW WAYS IN THE GHETTO -- SIX - HARDER TIMES -- DIMINISHING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PAID LABOR FORCE -- THE MEANS OF SURVIVAL: UNWAGED HOUSEHOLDS AND COMMUNITY WORK -- SEVEN - THE ROOTS OF TWO REVOLUTIONS, 1940-1955 -- THE ELUSIVE "DOUBLE V FOR VICTORY" DURING WORLD WAR II -- BLACK WOMEN WORKERS DEMOBILIZED AND REDOMESTICATED -- BLACK WORKING WOMEN AT MIDCENTURY -- AN EBONY ALTERNATIVE TO THE WHITE FEMININE MYSTIQUE -- EIGHT - THE STRUGGLE CONFIRMED AND TRANSFORMED, 1955-1980
  • BLACK WOMEN IN THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, 1955-1965 -- CROSSCURRENTS OF CHANGE: THE DIVERGENT STATUS OF BLACK WORKING WOMEN IN THE ... -- IDEOLOGICAL BASES OF PROTEST: BLACK POWER AND BLACK FEMINISM, 1965-1980 -- NINE - CROSSCURRENTS OF PAST AND PRESENT, 1980-2009 -- THE REAGAN REVOLUTION AND THE "NEW FEDERALISM" -- THE END OF WELFARE, THE PERSISTENCE OF POVERTY -- LIMITS OF THE "POST-RACIAL" WORKPLACE -- THE EARLY TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY AND THE DAWN OF THE OBAMA ERA -- APPENDIX A*: DATA FOR CHAPTER 2 -- APPENDIX B*: ADDITIONAL DATA FOR CHAPTER 2 -- APPENDIX C*: DATA FOR CHAPTER 3 -- NOTES -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX -- Copyright Page
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EBC481165
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (477 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465021109
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC481165
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL481165
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10359223
  • (CaONFJC)MIL244956
  • (OCoLC)609855107
Label
Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow : Black Women, Work, and the Family, from Slavery to the Present
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=481165
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Dedication -- Praise -- Acknowledgements -- PREFACE TO THE NEW EDITION -- Introduction -- ONE - "MY MOTHER WAS MUCH OF A WOMAN" -- WORKING FOR WHITES: ENSLAVED WOMEN'S LABOR AS A PROBLEM OF PLANTATION MANAGEMENT -- WORKING FOR EACH OTHER: ENSLAVED WOMEN'S LABOR IN THE CONTEXT OF FAMILY AND ... -- PLACES AND PEOPLE THAT DEFIED THE RULE OF PLANTATION SLAVERY -- TWO - ENSLAVED WOMEN BECOMING FREEDWOMEN -- IN PURSUIT OF FREEDOM -- BLACK WOMEN AS "FREE LABORERS," 1865-1870 -- THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF BLACK FAMILY AND COMMUNITY LIFE IN THE POSTWAR PERIOD -- NEW DRESSES, DEFIANT WORDS AND ACTIONS, AND THEIR PRICE -- OUT OF THE FIELDS: CITY LIFE AND SCHOOLING -- THREE - "BENT BACKS AND LABORING MUSCLES" -- THE TRIPLE DUTY OF RURAL WOMEN -- WOMEN'S WORK AND ASPIRATIONS -- THE RURAL COOPERATIVE ETHOS IN AN INDUSTRIALIZING NATION -- FOUR - BETWEEN THE SOUTHERN COTTON FIELD AND THE NORTHERN GHETTO -- WORK AND FAMILY IN A NONRURAL SOUTHERN SETTING -- "TOO PROUD TO BEND, TOO POOR TO BREAK": IN THE SERVICE OF WHITE FAMILIES -- ALTERNATIVES TO DOMESTIC SERVICE, AND THEIR LIABILITIES -- THE POLITICAL DYNAMICS OF MIDDLE-CLASS WOMEN'S WORK, WAGED AND UNWAGED -- THE ROLE OF BLACK WOMEN IN SOUTHERN LABOR RELATIONS, 1880-1915 -- FIVE - "TO GET OUT OF THIS LAND OF SUFRING" -- PATHS NORTH -- WORK AND FAMILY LIFE IN THE URBAN NORTH -- THE NORTHERN SYNTHESIS: OLD AND NEW WAYS IN THE GHETTO -- SIX - HARDER TIMES -- DIMINISHING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PAID LABOR FORCE -- THE MEANS OF SURVIVAL: UNWAGED HOUSEHOLDS AND COMMUNITY WORK -- SEVEN - THE ROOTS OF TWO REVOLUTIONS, 1940-1955 -- THE ELUSIVE "DOUBLE V FOR VICTORY" DURING WORLD WAR II -- BLACK WOMEN WORKERS DEMOBILIZED AND REDOMESTICATED -- BLACK WORKING WOMEN AT MIDCENTURY -- AN EBONY ALTERNATIVE TO THE WHITE FEMININE MYSTIQUE -- EIGHT - THE STRUGGLE CONFIRMED AND TRANSFORMED, 1955-1980
  • BLACK WOMEN IN THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, 1955-1965 -- CROSSCURRENTS OF CHANGE: THE DIVERGENT STATUS OF BLACK WORKING WOMEN IN THE ... -- IDEOLOGICAL BASES OF PROTEST: BLACK POWER AND BLACK FEMINISM, 1965-1980 -- NINE - CROSSCURRENTS OF PAST AND PRESENT, 1980-2009 -- THE REAGAN REVOLUTION AND THE "NEW FEDERALISM" -- THE END OF WELFARE, THE PERSISTENCE OF POVERTY -- LIMITS OF THE "POST-RACIAL" WORKPLACE -- THE EARLY TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY AND THE DAWN OF THE OBAMA ERA -- APPENDIX A*: DATA FOR CHAPTER 2 -- APPENDIX B*: ADDITIONAL DATA FOR CHAPTER 2 -- APPENDIX C*: DATA FOR CHAPTER 3 -- NOTES -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX -- Copyright Page
Control code
EBC481165
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (477 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465021109
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC481165
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL481165
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10359223
  • (CaONFJC)MIL244956
  • (OCoLC)609855107

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