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Labor of love, labor of sorrow

Jacqueline Jones

Labor of love, labor of sorrow

black women, work, and the family from slavery to the present

by Jacqueline Jones

  • 85 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afro-American women -- Employment -- History.,
  • Afro-American women -- History.,
  • Afro-American families -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJacqueline Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6057.5.U5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 432p. :
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22069774M
    ISBN 100394745361

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      Posts Tagged ‘labor of love labor of sorrow’ put out by the Association of Black Women Historians in response to the incredible popularity of Kathryn Stockett’s book (and later, movie) The Help. It’s hard to believe that we’ve already completed reading all 10 books.   Written in , Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow covers roughly years of labor and family history of black women in the United States. By focusing on work and family, Jones is able to address (among many other things) the disturbing continuities in black women's lives before, during, and after the Civil War as regards why they worked, for whom they worked, what the did, and how much /5().


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By focusing on work and family, Jones is able to address (among many other things) the disturbing continuities in black women's lives before, during, and after the Civil War as regards why they worked, for /5. The strongest quality of this book is the way Jones' analyzes the how race, gender, class, and work dynamics interconnect, thus affecting black women's lives in various ways over time and space.

The weakest quality of Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow is that at times this analysis is too broad and too focused on black women's familial lives/5(4). In Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow, historian Jacqueline Jones offers a powerful account of the changing role of black women, lending a voice to an unsung struggle from the depths of slavery to the ongoing fight for civil rights.

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Labor of Love, Labor of Jacqueline Jones. (New York: Basic Books, Pp. xiii, ISBN ) Jacqueline Jones engages in a daunting task of scholarship in her examination of the black female experience and how she "shouldered unique burdens at home and endured unique forms of discrimination in the workplace" (9).

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Emphasizing the interconnections of work and family in black women's lives, historian Jones (Wellesley) sees her survey as countering ""the attitude of reverence"" (identified by literary critic Mary Helen Washington) that means ""we must settle for some idealized nonsense about black women"" While the historiography is competent (though based largely on secondary sources), this same.

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Description: xvi, pages, 16 unnumbered.