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Published: 09 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386278-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8627-8
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378235-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7823-5
Published: 21 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392989-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9298-9
Published: 18 May 2005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8652-0
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398400-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9840-0
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398387-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9838-7
Published: 05 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021315-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2131-5
.... Insofar as they capture anything about the woman who now calls herself Isabel Kennamer, it is an early tendency to renarrate who she is. the washington house wife, the hollywood hula girl, and the two husbands: reinventions fifteen The Washington Housewife 95 Where one might think to find definitive...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374978-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... This chapter examines Kailashbashini Debi’s Janaika Grihabadhur Diary (The Diary of a Housewife), which was written between 1847 and 1873, a critical juncture of colonial Bengal’s history, when the “women’s question” was being deliberated. While contextualizing her diary within the larger...
Book Chapter

By Margaret Randall
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... siblings, and devotion to her youngest brother, Abel. Her father and mother were immigrants from Galicia, Spain; he became a foreman and carpenter at the mill, she a housewife. Haydée was only able to study through sixth grade, at a one-room country schoolhouse. Conservative values and her courageous...
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376026-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7602-6
... Following an analysis of the role of violence in Hitchcock’s work, the chapter segues to the franchise’s most famous teleplay, “Lamb to the Slaughter,” a story pivoted on a murder carried out by a woman as an extension of her role as housewife and ending with the detectives eating the titled...
Published: 20 February 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8425-0
... ancient and modern 139 16. Diagram of printing telegraph 145 17. Train telegraph operator, 1890 159 18. Hearing tubes in Edison catalog, ca. 1902 162 19. Advertisement for the Berliner gramophone 164 20. Students at the Marconi Wireless School 165 21. Cartoon of frustrated housewife, 1923 166 List of...
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... society fashioned in the pages of Nazr’s narrative. This chapter examines Kailashbashini Debi’s Janaika Grihabadhur Diary (The Diary of a Housewife), which was written between 1847 and 1873, a critical juncture of colonial Bengal’s history, when the “women’s question” was being deliberated. While...
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007180-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0718-0
... central role in developing and expanding. In Yamamoto s book, the little girl s relationship to money echoes the role of the homemaker (shufu), who was in charge of her family s finances in the postwar period. Both the fictional girl and the real housewife saved money that they then reinvested in social...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... insistence on their very ordinariness, partly owing to the fine acting, which approaches the docu• mentary in its fusing of actress with character. One woman is a frazzled 320 housewife, trying to cope with an active toddler and brusque husband. One is a hearty coffee-shop waitress, dishing...
Published: 08 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0224-6
... father was a chauffeur for a private girl s school and for the affluent. Her mother was a housewife who had an interest in collecting antiques, fine china, glassware, and vintage clothes. Jae was born into a bloodline of tailors, inherited from her grandfather Robert S. Koiner. She is the youngest in a...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-107
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... they are sly as foxes said one soldier, Shum- shoodeen Khan. Once they were guardians of the poor and givers of bene ts, but now they stint and scrape like a very housewife. Also, they mean evil to our religion, for it is their plan that all Hindus shall be made Christians Once, also said the other...
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009061-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0906-1
... the early 1960s, that period of soap opera s transition to tele vi sion and participation in the development of the production and business practices of the young medium. Here, I turn in more detail to the constructions of gendered identities in industry discourses of the imagined housewife- viewer...
Published: 06 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0906-1
... required a rei- magining of the daytime audience, specifically the housewife- viewer, whose habits would presumably change with the arrival of programming that re- quired watching as well as listening, Portia come to life. As chapter 2 exam- ines, between the late 1940s and the early 1960s, the broadcast...
Book Chapter

By Chelsea Szendi Schieder
Published: 22 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012979-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1297-9
... Housewife Debate of 1955. in Bardsley, Women and Democ- racy, 45 73. 73. Hiroko Takeda, Political Economy, 195. 74. Uno, Death of Good Wife, Wise Mother 305. 75. Ministry of Education Japan, Educational Developments, 24. As for the role of women as educators outside the home, in the schools, their...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... in the school yards. They slaughtered six students plus a Black housewife who was hanging washing in her yard for the reception of Dr Kissinger. And, the so-­called American peace-­maker never uttered a word of protest at this atrocity and bloodshed. We carried our dead, whom they killed in...