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A compromise with conscience: The reception of female immigrant domestic servants in eastern Australia 1860 - 1890

Gothard, J. (1992) A compromise with conscience: The reception of female immigrant domestic servants in eastern Australia 1860 - 1890. Labour History, 62 . pp. 38-51.

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Abstract

This article focuses on the mechanisms established in the Australian colonies for the reception process. It argues that the concept of 'protected migration' was a two-edged, combining protection of the physical and moral well being of immigrant women...

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, Inc.
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/14365
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