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Title Servicing the middle classes : class, gender and waged domestic labour in contemporary Britain / Nicky Gregson and Michelle Lowe.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 1994.

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 327 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series International studies of women and place series
International studies of women and place.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-321) and indexes.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Household employees -- Great Britain.
Nannies -- Great Britain.
Cleaning personnel -- Great Britain.
Motherhood -- Great Britain.
Sex role -- Great Britain.
Great Britain.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Preliminaries; CONTENTS; List of Figures; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; 1 INTRODUCTION; 2 THE GEOGRAPHY OF WAGED DOMESTIC LABOUR IN BRITAIN IN THE 1980s; 3 PERSPECTIVES ON WAGED DOMESTIC LABOUR; 4 UNPACKING DEMAND; 5 UNPACKING SUPPLY; 8 THEORETICAL AND POLITICAL REFLECTIONS; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Name index; Subject index.
Summary Investigates the rise of a new 'servant' class in response to demands by the middle class, and the socio-economic trends which have led to this and profound change this reflects in our concepts of motherhood, class and gender relations.
Other Author Lowe, Michelle, 1963-
Other Title Print version: Gregson, Nicky, 1958- Servicing the middle classes. London ; New York : Routledge, 1994