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Family and Business during the Industrial Revolution (OUP, 2016)
- Draws attention to small businesses and their significance in the economic growth and social transformation of industrial revolution Britain
- Focuses on tradesmen and women, a social group generally overlooked in industrial revolution narratives
- Challenges current understandings of gender, work, family, class, and power in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries
- Spans economic, social, and cultural history, as well as encompassing business history and the histories of the emotions, space, and material culture