Hearts of Wisdom

Hearts of Wisdom

American Women Caring for Kin, 1850-1940

eBook - 2000
Rate this:
The image of the famale caregiver holding a midnight vigil at the bedside of a sick relative is so firmly rooted in our collective imagination w might assume that such caregiving woul dhave attracted the scrutiny of numerous historians. As Emily Abel demonstrates in this study of caregiving in America across class and ethnic divides and over the course of ninety years, this has hardly been the case.
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 2000.
ISBN: 0674003144
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 326 p.)
Additional Contributors: ebrary, Inc


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings


Find it at KCLibrary

To Top