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4 March 1982
Girls Growing Up in Late Victorian and Edwardian England 
by Carol Dyhouse.
Routledge, 224 pp., £8.95, October 1981, 9780710008213
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Hooligans or Rebels: An Oral History of Working-Class Childhood and Youth 1889-1939 
by Stephen Humphries.
Blackwell, 279 pp., £12.50, November 1981, 0 631 12982 0
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... CarolDyhouse’s book is concerned only with girls, and mainly with those drawn from middle or upper-class circles, although she makes one substantial digression in which she contrasts their educational history ...

Middle-Class Hair

Carolyn Steedman: A New World for Women

18 October 2017
... Environment, and initiated a long conversation about new British universities … Frances struggled, and then gave in. It was going to be boring, after all.’ In Students: A Gendered History (2005) CarolDyhouse says of this photograph on the cover of the 1966 Warwick Students’ Handbook: ‘A wistful-looking blonde in a mini-skirt [is] leaning against a signpost in a rural setting … marked simply ...

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