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

Author: Carrie A. Miles
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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
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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

Author: Bonnie G. Smith
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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
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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.

The Democratization Of Invention

Author: B. Zorina Khan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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... because homemakers were enticed to enter the mass market through
persuasive advertising that preyed on their feelings of guilt. See also Susan
Strasser, "An Enlarged Existence? Technology and Household Work in
Nineteenth-Century America," in Sarah F. Berk (ed.), Women and Household
Labor, Beverly Hills, Calif.: Sage Publications, 1980: 29-52. s Ruth Schwartz
Cowan, More Work for Mother: The Ironies of Household Technology from the
Open Hearth to the Microwave, ...