Women in the Miners' Strike 1984/85 in the Northeast of England

  • Description

    A detailed study about the roles of women in mining-communities in the North East of England and about the way they saw themselves during and after the miners' strike 1984/85. By Gerrit Schoone-Cassens, Oldenburg University, 1998. "....Women's activities and the roles they played in the Miners' Strike of 1984/85 gave confidence not only to those women who actively supported the strike but also to those who were not active during the strike. Those who were active - very very few indeed compared with the number of those who were not - often changed considerably. They see themselves quite different than before the strike..."
  • Owner

    Gerrit Schoone-Cassens / Oldenburg University
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.northern-soft.de/miners/
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 6 months ago
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