PIT WOMEN
Contents:
Introduction; The Coal Industry in the Early Twentieth Century; Mining Communities; The Women's Place; Housing, The Encapsulating Environment; Ill Health, the Continuing Worry; Children, the Centre of their Mother's World; 'Mothers' Apprentices', the Socialisation of Girls; Women's Networks; Formal Organisations for Women; The Impact of Some Prolonged Industrial Struggles on Women's Lives; Concluding Comments.