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Summerfield, Penny

Overview
Works: 29 works in 101 publications in 1 language and 4,299 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: HQ1185, 305.42
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Penny Summerfield
Feminism and autobiography texts, theories, methods by Tess Cosslett ( )
13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book features essays by leading feminist scholars from a variety of disciplines on the latest developments in autobiographical studies. The collection is structured around the linked concepts of genre, inter-subjectivity and memory. While exemplifying the very different levels of autobiographical activity going on in feminist studies, the contributions chart a movement from autobiography as genre to autobiography as cultural practice, and from the analysis of autobiographical texts to a preoccupation with autobiography as method
Women workers in the Second World War : production and patriarchy in conflict by Penny Summerfield ( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Second World War is often seen as a period of emancipation, because of the influx of women into paid work, and because the state took steps to relieve women of domestic work. This study challenges such a picture. The state approached the removal of women from the domestic sphere with extreme caution, in spite of the desperate need for women's labour in war work. Women's own preferences were frequently neglected or distorted in the search for a compromise between production and patriarchy. However, the enduring practices of paying women less and treating them as an inferior catego
Out of the cage : women's experiences in two world wars by Gail Braybon ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructing women's wartime lives : discourse and subjectivity in oral histories of the Second World War by Penny Summerfield ( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The effects of World War II on women's sense of themselves forms the basis of this exploration of the interaction between cultural representations of men and women in World War II, and women's own narratives of their wartime lives
Contesting home defence : men, women and the Home Guard in the Second World War by Penny Summerfield ( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offering a new contribution to debates about the British home front in WWII, this book addresses the way the Home Guard has been remembered in popular culture through examination of key films, as well as TV's Dad's Army. The authors also explore the personal memories of individuals who served in the Home Guard
Women, power, and resistance : an introduction to women's studies ( Book )
8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Technical education and the state since 1850 : historical and contemporary perspectives ( Book )
8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'My dress for an army uniform' : gender instabilities in the two World Wars : an inaugural lecture delivered at the University of Lancaster on 30 April 1997 by Penny Summerfield ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feminism & Autobiography Texts, Theories, Methods by Tess Coslett ( )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book features essays by leading feminist scholars from a variety of disciplines on the latest developments in autobiographical studies. The collection is structured around the concepts of genre, inter-subjectivity and memory
Men, women and the home guard in the second world war by Penny Summerfield ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offering a new contribution to debates about the British home front in WWII, this book addresses the way the Home Guard has been remembered in popular culture through examination of key films, as well as TV's Dad's Army. The authors also explore the personal memories of individuals who served in the Home Guard
Out of the cage women's experiences in two world wars. Volume 5 by Gail Braybon ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women and men in history ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gender, class and identitiy : cotton workers in Oldham and Bolton, 1920-1950. by Victoria Brookes ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cultural History of Modern War ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lives less ordinary : North West women's narratives of world war two by Patricia Phillips ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gender in history ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Approaches to women and social change in the Second World War by Penny Summerfield ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Home Guard in Britain in the Second World War : uncertain masculinities? by Penny Summerfield ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Social movements and political action, 5th series ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Research on women in Britain in the Second World War : an historiographical essay by Penny Summerfield ( )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Summerfield, Penelope Anne.
Summerfield, Penny
Languages
English (92)
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