Sex and the office : a history of gender, power, and desire / Julie Berebitsky
- Berebitsky, Julie
- New Haven : Yale University Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- x, 359 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
- Society and the sexes in the modern world
- Dangers, desires, and self-determination : competing narratives of the sexual culture of the new, gender-integrated office -- White-collar casanovas : gender, class, and (hetero)sexuality in the office, 1861 to World War II -- Betwixt and between : new freedoms and new risks in the sexually and psychologically modern office -- Gold diggers, innocents, and tempted wives : the skyscraper in fiction and film -- Morals and morale : managing sex in business, World War II to the early 1960s -- The white-collar revolution : Helen Gurley Brown, sex, and a new model of working womanhood -- Desire or discrimination? : old narratives meet a new interpretation -- Two steps forward, one step back : wanted and unwelcome advances after "sexual harassment".
- 9780300118995 (cloth : alk. paper) and 0300118996 (cloth : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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