Daily Archives: August 8, 2013

Emma Jacobs

The battle to get Jane Austen’s face on banknotes was seen as a victory for women campaigners. It also triggered a debate that feminists were too focused on trivial issues rather than the more important effort to gain economic parity with men.

However, there have been a series of interesting pieces of research on female work in the post-crash era that are worth reading. Read more