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Women, other fresh workers, and the new manufacturing workforce of interwar Britain

Peter Scott

Women, other fresh workers, and the new manufacturing workforce of interwar Britain

by Peter Scott

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Published by University of Portsmouth, Department of Economics in Southsea .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor market -- Great Britain.,
  • Women -- Employment -- Great Britain.,
  • Youth -- Employment -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Peter Scott.
    SeriesDiscussion papers / University of Portsmouth, Department of Economics -- no.127, Discussion papers (University of Portsmouth. Department of Economics) -- no. 127.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18383838M

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By Peter Scott. Abstract. Structural, organizational, and technological changes in British industry during the interwar years led to a decline in skilled and physically demanding work, while there was a dramatic expansion in unskilled and semiskilled Peter Scott, ‘Women, Other ‘‘Fresh’’ Workers, and the New Manufacturing Workforce of Interwar Britain’, International Review of Social Hist (), pp.

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