Biting the dust : the joys of housework
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Published:
New York : St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xv, 292 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Rating:
Young Adult
Status:
MCPLD Central Non-Fiction
648.5 H817b
Description
Examines the history and sociology of housework, using research, interviews, and analyses of characters from television, literature, and advertising to explore how, why, and who does the cleaning.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0312212143

Notes

General Note
Originally published: London : Fourth Estate, 1997.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-284) and index.
Citation/References
Pub Weekly, April 1998.
Citation/References
Booklist, March 1998.
Citation/References
New York Times, August 1998.
Citation/References
Reference and Research Book News, November 1998.
Description
A history of housecleaning, examining social and commercial pressures, motivations, housecleaning habits and practices, and attitudes towards housework, and telling stories of people--mostly women--who clean their own homes.
Target Audience
Young Adult,Follett Library Resources.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Horsfield, M. (1998). Biting the dust: the joys of housework. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Horsfield, Margaret. 1998. Biting the Dust: The Joys of Housework. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Horsfield, Margaret, Biting the Dust: The Joys of Housework. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Horsfield, Margaret. Biting the Dust: The Joys of Housework. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. Print.

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