Women on the land : the hidden heart of rural Australia /

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Author / Creator:Alston, Margaret.
Imprint:Kensington, NSW : UNSW Press ; Portland, Ore. : Available in North America through ISBS, 1995.
Description:1 online resource (vii, 160 pages)
Language:English
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Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11112540
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ISBN:0585349347
9780585349343
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-158) and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:Who are farm women? - Feminist focus - Changing nature of women's farm work - Family influence - Power of women on the farm - Economic change.
Other form:Print version: Alston, Margaret. Women on the land. Kensington, NSW : UNSW Press ; Portland, Ore. : Available in North America through ISBS, 1995 0868403822
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Summary:First published in 1995, this study of the contribution of women to agricultural industries is written from a feminist perspective and addresses topics such as gender inequities in rural communities, in agricultural industries and organisations and within farming families. Presents oral histories of women in a variety of rural settings. Includes references and an index. The author is senior lecturer in social work at Charles Sturt University and runs a cattle property with her husband.
Physical Description:1 online resource (vii, 160 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-158) and index.
ISBN:0585349347
9780585349343