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Enterprising women and shipping in the nineteenth century

Helen Doe

Enterprising women and shipping in the nineteenth century

by Helen Doe

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Published by Boydell Press in Woodbridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipbuilding -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Businesswomen -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-265) and index.

    StatementHelen Doe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE571 .D58 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 272 p. :
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23972714M
    ISBN 101843834723
    ISBN 109781843834724
    LC Control Number2009279158

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: Enterprising Women and Shipping in the Nineteenth Century (): Helen Doe: BooksCited by: 4. Book Description: Far from the genteel notion of Victorian women as milliners and haberdashers, this book shows that women could and did manage male businesses and manage men. Women invested in the expanding shipping industry throughout the late eighteenth and the nineteenth century and actively ran non feminine businesses such as shipbuilding.

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Women invested in the expanding shipping. Buy Enterprising Women and Shipping in the Nineteenth Century by Helen Doe (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Enterprising women and shipping in the nineteenth century Article in Business History 52(2) April with 5 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Sheryllynne Haggerty.

This book is another keystone in the bridge constructed in recent years by researchers keen to lead us across the chasm to a fuller history of work than that left to us by the majority male body of work on the subject.

It is now becoming obvious that women have worked in a far wider range and depth of occupations than previously thought. Doe’s detailed survey of five smaller seaports of the Author: Nina Baker.

Eighteenth-century women had no legal right to own property; nineteenth-century women could not vote; early-twentieth-century women were excluded from elite business schools and large corporations that redefined modern business; women in the last quarter of the century were unwelcome at bars or on golf courses, the venues where businessmen Pages: "Recommended" by Choice.

Enterprising Youth examines the agenda behind the shaping of nineteenth-century children’s perceptions and world views and the transmission of civic duties and social values to children by adults. The essays in this book reveal the contradictions involved in the perceptions of children as active or passive, as representatives of a new order, or as receptacles of the Format: Paperback.

Her recent books are Enterprising Women in Shipping in the Nineteenth Century andFrom Coastal Sail to Global Shipping a history of a mutualmarine insurance club. She is co editor with Professor Richard Harding of Naval Leadership and Management, Author: Philip Payton.

Review of: Enterprising Women and Shipping in the nineteenth century, Helen Doe, Woodbridge, The Boydell Press, Author: Nina Baker. Besides providing much new, interesting material for naval and maritime historians, the book also offers important insights for management and leadership specialists more generally.

HELEN DOE is a Fellow of the Centre for Maritime Historical Studies, University of Exeter and author of Enterprising Women and Shipping (Boydell, ). Peter Baskerville, “Women and Investment in Late-Nineteenth-Century Urban Canada: Victoria and Hamilton, ,” Canadian Historical Review, vol.

80, no. 2 (June ): ; and “‘She Has Already Hinted at “Board”’: Enterprising Urban Women in British Columbia, ,” Histoire Sociale – Social Hist no. 52 Author: Chris Clarkson. Maritime Business Women It is easy to assume that nineteenth century middle-class women spent their time looking after the house and children while their husbands toiled in the work place.

Detailed research into the maritime communities around the coast of England reveals a rather different picture. Explaining stunting in nineteenth‐century France. GILLES POSTEL‐VINAY; DAVID E.

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Women invested in the expanding shipping industry. Helen Doe is a historian, author and lecturer. Her books range from maritime to RAF history. Her latest book, SS Great Britain: Brunel's Ship, Her Voyages, Passengers and Crew, is now out. A new book on this wonderful ship using new sources and new information on her passengers and crew.

The Ionian State in the ‘British’ Nineteenth Century, – From Adriatic Isolation to Atlantic Integration. Panayiotis S. Kapetanakis. Panayiotis S. Kapetanakis. Book Review: Enterprising Women and Shipping in the Nineteenth Century.

Valerie Burton. Valerie Burton. Memorial University of Newfoundland St. John's, NL, Canada. Her recent books are Enterprising Women in Shipping in the Nineteenth Century andFrom Coastal Sail to Global Shipping a history of a mutualmarine insurance club. She is co editor with Professor Richard Harding of Naval Leadership and Management, published in Enterprising Women and Shipping in the Nineteenth Century, (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, September ) An Introduction to Cornish Maritime History, (Redruth: Tor Mark Press, Jan ) Jane Slade of Polruan, (Redruth: Truran, ).

This book examines the backgrounds and lives of these young women whose experiences are representative of countless single women who migrated to Australia during the nineteenth century.

This book adds to the scholarship of Irish-Australian inter-relationships. Reviews. Babette Smith, Journal of Australian Colonial History, Vol. 17,pp. Anchor Books Aust., pp. col plate & b/w ills & diagrams.

Very good copy. 1st ed. A group of enterprising women sailed on the Bussorah Merchant emigrant ship after responding to an add inviting them to migrate to Australia in the 19th century. A .The Foundations of British Maritime Ascendancy Resources, Logistics and the State, – Get access.

Doe, H., ‘Enterprising women: maritime business women, –’, unpub. ‘“ Amplifying the province of the legislature”: the flow of information and the English State in Cited by: 9.Dublin, Thomas.

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