Century Of The Leisured Masses

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Cowan, More Work for Mother, 66, see also 63–65. Cowan, More Work for Mother
, 79. Cowan, More Work for Mother, 79–81. The modern-day grocery store
delivery service offered by Peapod and similar companies uses another
technology, the Internet, in helping harried people buy groceries. Cowan, More
Work for Mother, 83–85. Cowan, More Work for Mother, 97–99. Cowan, More
Work for Mother, 99–100. Cowan, More Work for Mother, 100–101. Owen, Price
of Leisure, 9 Vanek, ...

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 Ends Meet

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Cowan, More Work for Mother, 29-30. 38. Robertson, Salt of the Earth, 86. 39.
McClung, Clearing in the West, 116. 40. Ibid., 128-129. 41. Ibid., 370-371. 42.
Friesen, The Canadian Prairies, 331. 43. Robertson, Salt of the Earth, 102. 44.
Rathwell Historical Committee, Twixt Hill and Vale, 181. 45. Robertson, Salt of
the Earth, 68. 46. Ellis, Ministry of Agriculture, 404. 47. Cowan, More Work for
Mother, 12. 48. Ibid., 61-62. 49. Healy, Women of Red River, 149. 50. Strange,
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Refrigeration

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47. Ibid., 208–09. 48. Ibid., 207. 49. Cowan, More Work for Mother, 130. 50.
Grand Rapids Historical Commission, “Grand Rapids Refrigerator Co.,” http://
www.furniturecityhistory. org/ company/4666/grand-rapids-refrigera tor-co (
accessed June 22, 2014). 51. Wikipedia, “Leonard (Appliances),” http://en.
wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_ (appliances) (accessed June 22, 2014). 52. Cowan,
More Work for Mother, 132. 53. Donaldson et al., Heat and Cold, 211. 54. Cowan,
More Work for Mother ...

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 ...

Killing Time

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See Wimbush and Talbot, Relative Freedoms, xiv; and Cowan, More Work for
Mother, 14. 5. To a lesser degree, this was also true of men's leisure. Fishing 0r
hunting, for example, produced social enjoyment and camaraderie but also
yielded useful commodities. The point is that a much higher proportion of men's
leisure lacked any clear instrumental 0r productive purpose. 6. Cowan, More
Work for Mother, 11; Catharine E. Beecher, A Treatise on Domestic Economy for
the Use of ...

The Routledge History Of American Foodways

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60 Cited in Lidia Marte, “Foodmaps: Tracing Boundaries of 'Home' through Food
Relations,” Food and Foodways 15, nos. 3–4 (October 26, 2007): 274. 61
Schwartz Cowan, More Work for Mother; Strasser, Never Done. 62 Joy Parr, “
Industrializing the Household: Ruth Schwartz Cowan's More Work for Mother,”
Technology and Culture 46, no. 3 (July 2005): 604; see also Schwartz Cowan,
More Work for Mother, 53; 60–68. Tompkins, Racial Indigestion, 38. Schwartz
Cowan, More Work ...

Making Care Count

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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

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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 ...