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Regulating girls and women

sexuality, family, and the law in Ontario, 1920-1960

by Joan Sangster

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario,
  • Ontario.
    • Subjects:
    • Girls -- Ontario -- Social conditions,
    • Girls -- Ontario -- Sexual behavior,
    • Girls -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century,
    • Sexual harassment of women -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century,
    • Domestic relations -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century,
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century,
    • Discrimination à l"égard des femmes -- Ontario -- Histoire,
    • Sexualité et droit,
    • Femmes -- Droit -- Ontario,
    • Violence envers les femmes -- Ontario -- Histoire

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-271) and index.

      StatementJoan Sangster.
      SeriesThe Canadian social history series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ777 .S26 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3582079M
      ISBN 100195416635
      LC Control Number2002278635
      OCLC/WorldCa46433820

      In the early decades of the twentieth century, prostitution was one of only a few fates available to women and girls besides wife, servant, or factory worker. At the turn of the century, cities across China began to register, tax, and monitor prostitutes, taking different forms in different cities. Intervention by way of prostitution regulation connected the local state, politics, and gender. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Regulating Desire: From the Virtuous Maiden to the Purity Princess by J. Ehrlich (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      Since the United States assumed governance of Puerto Rico in , population control had been a major effort. The United States, citing concerns that overpopulation of the island would lead to disastrous social and economic conditions, instituted public policies aimed at controlling the rapid growth of the population. The passage of Law in signified the institutionalization of the. Lack of Regulation in Porn Industry Leaves Women Unprotected The documentary film ‘Hot Girls Ph.D., is a professor of psychology at York University, and the author of the book Trauma and.

      generated by the behaviour of girls and young women in general, particularly on the arrival of US troops during the Second World War. The activities of organisations involved in protecting and preventing girls ‘falling into sin’ are examined and the book contains a new assessment of the Magdalen Asylums. This is an examination of the attempts to regulate female sexuality in twentieth-century Northern Ireland from the s to the s. Using a range of archive material, it opens up areas of a previously neglected history, and contributes to social history, women's history and the history of sexuality. The study explores a range of women's experiences, from those involved in prostitution and Author: Leanne Mccormick.


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