Taking the Wheel

Taking the Wheel

Women and the Coming of the Motor Age

Book - 1991
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Though millions of women drive regularly, the image of the flighty woman driver continues to stigmatize their abilities. Scharff travels back in time to explore how the first automobiles collided with cultural and sexual notions of feminine nature and how women have influenced the car industry as a whole.
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Collier Macmillan Canada : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1991.
ISBN: 9780029281352
Branch Call Number: 388. 3422082 SCH
Characteristics: xi, 219 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.


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