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Sharon Myers

History of Childhood in Canada, History of Women in Canada, The State and Social Welfare
Degrees: 
  • BA, Mount Allison, 1987
  • MA, St. Mary's, 1990
  • PhD, UNB, in progress
Position: 
Lecturer, History
Department: 
history
Faculty: 
Arts
Phone: 
1 902-566-0699
Research Interests: 
  • History of women and work
  • Family history (deviance, etc.)
  • Child welfare
Citations: 
  1. “‘Not to be Ranked as Women’: Female Industrial Workers in Halifax at the Turn of the Twentieth-Century,” Veronica Strong-Boag and Anita Clair Fellman, eds., Rethinking Canada:  The Promise of Women’s History, 3rd edition.  Toronto: Oxford Press, 1997, 216-237.
     
  2. “‘Revenge and Revolt’: the New Brunswick Boy’s Industrial Home in the Inter-War Period,” Hilary Thompson, ed., Children’s Voices in Atlantic Literature and Culture:  Essays on Childhood. Guelph: Children’s Literature Press, 1995, 104-113.
     
  3. “‘Not to be Ranked as Women’: Female Industrial Workers in Halifax at the Turn of the Twentieth-Century,” Janet Guildford and Suzanne Morton, eds., Separate Spheres: Women’s Worlds in the 19th-Century Maritimes. Fredericton: Acadiensis Press, 1994, pp. 161-183.
     
  4. “Louisa A. [Thomson] Donald,” Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Vol. XIV.  Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1998, pp. 304-305.
     
  5. “Alice C. Davis [Hart],” Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Vol. XIV. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1998, p. 274.