In a minority in male spaces: the networks, relationships and collaborations between women MPs and women civil servants, 1919-1955

Glew, H. 2020. In a minority in male spaces: the networks, relationships and collaborations between women MPs and women civil servants, 1919-1955. Open Library of Humanities. 6 (2), p. 15. https://doi.org/10.16995/olh.597

TitleIn a minority in male spaces: the networks, relationships and collaborations between women MPs and women civil servants, 1919-1955
TypeJournal article
AuthorsGlew, H.
Abstract

This article outlines the relationships developed between women civil servants and women MPs between 1919 and 1955. It demonstrates the various ways in which a considerable number of women MPs supported efforts by women civil servants to achieve equal employment conditions with men. Arguing for the importance of networks and organisations embedded in the women's movement, this article contributes new dimensions to our understanding of both the work of women MPs and the operation of interwar feminist campaigning.

Keywordswomen civil servants
women's movement
women MPs
United Kingdom
networks
relationships
JournalOpen Library of Humanities
Journal citation6 (2), p. 15
ISSN2056-6700
Year2020
PublisherOpen Library of Humanities
Publisher's version
License
CC BY 4.0
File Access Level
Open (open metadata and files)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.16995/olh.597
Publication dates
Published21 Sep 2020

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