Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
When Ladies Go A-Thieving: Middle-Class Shoplifters in the Victorian Department Store
Elaine S. Abelson (au). An intelligent & intriguing probe into the social history of shoplifting in America &, tangentially, Europe. More than a history of social change & shoplifting, this is a study of consumer culture & technological change, class privilege & gender roles in transition, female criminality & social control. The book will appeal to students of developments & transmutation of gender stereotypes of modern capitalist society, as well as those who ponder the meaning of the glittering & far-flung shopping malls of our own times. Abelson’s trenchant comments also illuminate the history of labeling in deviance & its interconnections with social & economic interests. Allan Nevins Prize, Soc. of Amer. Historians.
Who’s in Control? Polar Politics & the Sensible Center
Small Sects in America (rev. ed.)
Woman’s Guide to Making Therapy Work
Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II
Sale Price: $15.00
Reading from the Heart: Women, Literature & the Search for True Love
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.