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Postscript Are We as Clean as We Used to Be?

Suellen Hoy

in Chasing Dirt: The American Pursuit of Cleanliness

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195111286
eISBN:
9780199854011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195111286.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In the course of time, the obsession with which the people of the early 19th century displayed over the issue of cleanliness dwindled by the 1980s. This is a result of the involvement of women in the ... More


Gendering Return: From Middle-Class Señoras to Migrants without Domestic Help, and Back

M. Cristina Alcalde

in Peruvian Lives across Borders: Power, Exclusion, and Home

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041846
eISBN:
9780252050510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041846.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter introduces return in the Peruvian middle-class context before moving on to more specifically examine everyday gendered and class intricacies for women throughout their migration ... More


Deed

John N. Collins

in Diakonia: Re-Interpreting the Ancient Sources

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195396027
eISBN:
9780199852383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195396027.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

Finally, we come to the cognate words of “diakonia” as they apply to menial duties. This chapter reports instances of people, usually slaves, doing things for other people around their houses and ... More


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