To prepare for future risks or to just gain some extra spending money 2 What

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1890’s to prepare themselves for “emergencies”. To prepare for future risks or to just gain some extra spending money, 2. What does this document – which focuses on such issues as child labour and working hours –
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reveal about attitudes toward gender (and, especially, female employment) in 1890s Ontario? The attitudes in some ways seemed to be changing a bit regarding a woman's place in the workplace. In the 1840’s a woman could only find employment in very gender stereotypical roles: sewing, teaching and household service. However by the time of the 1890’s woman and children were slowly becoming integrated into manufacturing establishments. 1. According to Turkstra, what were the main factors preventing working-class men in Hamilton, Ontario from going to church in the early twentieth century (pp. 133-134)? The main factors preventing men from attending church were the “unchristian” manufacturers in the high offices of the church. This, along with the long hours and hard work they put into their jobs also deterred them from attending church as they were burnt out. 2. Turkstra states that, for all their criticisms of Christian churches’ responses to the rise of industrial capitalism, workers hadn’t “abandoned” religion altogether. Do you find this
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