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Working-class wives

Margery Garrett Spring Rice

Working-class wives

their health and conditions

by Margery Garrett Spring Rice

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Being the survey of 1,250 married working women, based on information collected by the Women"s Health Enquiry Committee.

Statementby Margery Spring Rice ; with an introduction by Dame Janet Campbell.
SeriesPelican Books
ContributionsCampbell, Janet, Dame., Women"s Health Enquiry Committee.
The Physical Object
Pagination214p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19087033M


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Margery Spring Rice, niece of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson and Millicent Garrett Fawcett, wrote Working-class wives. Their Health and Conditions in (published ).

This records the findings of a ‘survey of the conditions of 1, married working women, based on information collected by the Women’s Health Enquiry Committee’.[i] This.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 20 cm. Contents: The mother in Working-class wives book family group --Aims and methods of the Women's Health Enquiry Committee --The incidence and treatment of ill-health; followed by a letter from a rural district nurse --The attitude to life and health --The.

Margery Spring Rice (10 June – 21 April ) was a British social reformer. She was Secretary of the League of Nations Society and a founding member of the National Birth Control Association (later Family Planning Association).

She authored the book Working-Class Wives: Their Health and Conditions in Born: Margaret Lois Garrett, 10 JuneLondon.

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