More Work For Mother

Author: Ruth Schwartz Cowan
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Shows how new, supposedly time-saving inventions have both increased the workload and improved the standard of living.

Unspeakable

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Rebecca Jo Plant, “The Repeal of Mother Love: Momism and the Reconstruction
of Motherhood in Philip Wylie's America” (Ph.D. diss., Johns Hopkins University,
2001), 176–78. 146. Ruth Schwartz Cowan, More Work for Mother: The Ironies of
Household Technology From the Open Hearth to the Microwave (New York:
Basic Books, 1983), 164–66. 147. Ibid., 160–63. 148. Ibid., 121–22, 173–78;
Ruth Schwartz Cowan, “The 'Industrial Revolution' in the Home: Household
Technology ...

The Redemption Of Love

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Ruth Schwartz Cowan, More Work for Mother: The Ironies of Household
Technology from the Open Hearth to the Microwave (New York: Basic Books,
1983). 2. Ibid., 49. 3. Ibid., 78. 4. Ibid., 41–42. 5. Ibid., 64. 6. David Blankenhorn,
Fatherless America: Confronting Our Most Urgent Social Problem (New York:
BasicBooks, 1995), 13. Blankenhorn notes that eighteenthcentury childrearing
manuals were directed to fathers, but in the next century they gradually changed
to address mothers.

Making Care Count

Author: Mignon Duffy
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
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See Sutherland, Americans and Their Servants; Leslie, “Domestic Service in
Canada, 1880–1920”; Ruth Schwartz Cowan, More Work for Mother: The Ironies
of Household Technology from the Open Hearth to the Microwave (New York:
Basic Books, 1993); and Phyllis M. Palmer, Domesticity and Dirt: Housewives
and Domestic Servants in the United States, 1920–1945 (Philadelphia: Temple
University Press, 1990). Cowan, More Work for Mother. See Sutherland,
Americans and Their ...

All The Facts

Author: James W. Cortada
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Ruth Schwartz Cowan, More Work for Mother: The Ironies of Household
Technology from the Open Hearth to the Microwave (New York: Basic Books,
1983): 63–64. 7. The scholarly discussion has been underway for some time.
Linda Marie Fritschner, “Women's Work and Women's Education: The Case of
Home Economics, 1870–1920,” Sociology of Work and Occupations 4, no. 2 (
May 1977): 209–233; Amy Sue Bix, “Equipped for Life: Gendered Technical
Training and Consumerism ...

Women And Science

Author: Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie
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Illustrations. Fields: Home Economics. Technology. Themes: Science in Women's
Lives. Education and Employment of Women. Gender and Technology. 530.
Cowan, Ruth Schwartz. More Work for Mother: The Ironies of Household
Technology from the Open Hearth to the Microwave. New York: Basic Books,
1983. Analysis of how industrialization impacts the home (historically and
curtently) as well as a history of household technology (tools) and how it impacts
the work process.

Decolonizing Time

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4 (December 2012): 122–124. Nancy Hirschmann, l Gender, Class and Freedom
in Modern Political Theory (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008), 1–28. y
For additional descriptions of the move from a household based on production to
a household based on consumption, please see Ruth Schwartz Cowan, d More
Work for Mother: The Ironies of Household Technology from the Open Hearth to
the Microwave (New York: Basic, e 1983). In this chapter, I am primarily
interested ...

The Oxford Encyclopedia Of Women In World History

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... translate moral and social principles into a web of material forms and bodily
practices. Cockburn, Cynthia, and Susan Ormrod. Gender and Technology in the
Making. London and Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 1993. Superb study of how
gender values are incorporated at every stage of the design, production, testing,
retailing, and use of microwave ovens. Cowan, Ruth Schwartz. More Work for
Mother: The Ironies of Household Technology from the Open Hearth to the
Microwave.

Bioart Kitchen

Author: Lindsay Kelley
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
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For a nuanced examination of household technology and labour, see Ruth
Schwartz Cowan, More Work for Mother: The Ironies of Household Technology
from the Open Hearth to the Microwave (New York: Basic Books, 1983). Infield, 'A
computer in the basement?', p. 78 (emphasis in original). The Computer History
Museum, 'Bytes for bites: the kitchen computer', n.d. Available at http://www.
computerhistory.org/revolution/minicomputers/11/362 (accessed 23 January
2014). Ibid.