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2 edition of Review of the ban on industrial nightwork for women found in the catalog.

Review of the ban on industrial nightwork for women

Employment Equality Agency.

Review of the ban on industrial nightwork for women

Report to the Minister for Labour.

by Employment Equality Agency.

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Published by EEA in Dublin .
Written in English


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Pagination38 p.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19190252M

From the author of Black Leopard, Red Wolf and the WINNER of the Man Booker Prize for A Brief History of Seven Killings "An undeniable success." -- The New York Times Book Review The Book of Night Women is a sweeping, startling novel, a true tour de force of both voice and storytelling. It is the story of Lilith, born into slavery on a Jamaican sugar plantation at the end of the Reviews: Night Work: the second book in David C. Taylor's transporting historical crime fiction series. Michael Cassidy, a New York cop plagued by dreams that sometimes come true, escorts a prisoner accused of murder to Havana on the cusp of Fidel Castro's successful revolution against the Batista dictatorship.

  In honor of Banned Books Week , we've pulled together a list of controversial books that every woman should read. They cover sexual freedom and women pushing back against prescribed roles, oppression against women and people of color, and what it means to be a woman in different places and times. Above all, they are stories well told.   From the author of Black Leopard, Red Wolf and the WINNER of the Man Booker Prize for A Brief History of Seven Killings "An undeniable success.” — The New York Times Book Review A true triumph of voice and storytelling, The Book of Night Women rings with both profound authenticity and a distinctly contemporary energy. It is the story of Lilith, born into slavery on a Jamaican sugar /5(24).

  The Night Women have all been hardened by their dreadful treatment but their past lives are also laid bare; Homer is driven perhaps more by a desire to avenge the deaths of her two children than by a desire for a freedom which seems less and less probable as the book goes on. These women have been maimed, inside and out, and so this is also a book about how the indomitable human impulses toward kindness, love, friendship, family, and loyalty are warped so absolutely in.


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At the center of “The Book of Night Women” is a black-skinned, green-eyed slave woman, barely out of childhood, who struggles to transcend the violence into which she is born, a violence that. The Book of Night Women is a sweeping, startling novel, a true tour de force of both voice and storytelling.

It is the story of Lilith, born into slavery on a Jamaican sugar plantation at the end of the eighteenth century. Even at her birth, the slave women around her recognize a dark power that they and she will come to both revere and fear/5.

The book is fantastic and inspirational. Full of gorgeous photos of diverse women of all ages with very diverse, creative passions. It is a gorgeous book to have around the house to remind yourself of the many wonderful opportunities out there. I strongly recommend as a gift for the great women in your lives, or as a life affirming gift for /5().

Night Work is a fast-paced, psychological thriller, exploring the darkness that lies deep within us all. With skilled, efficient prose, Glavinic unsettles our notion of the human condition and the artifice of civilization, peeling back the onion to reveal our greatest fears, that no one is in charge and that something unthinkable and unjust is /5(22).

Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James In-Depth Book Review (non-spoiler) - Duration: Beautifully Bookish Bethany 3, views. The baby who emerges, crimson-soaked and "squealing like it just depart from heaven to come to hell" at the start of Marlon James second novel, The Book of Night Women, is Lilith, the green-eyed.

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It represents the best of literature: words which engage the mind as easily as it does the heart and leaves both changed for the better. The Book of Night Women is a novel by Jamaican author Marlon book was first published in hardback on Februby Riverhead story follows Lilith, a young woman born into slavery, who challenges the boundaries of what is expected of her.

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It is the story of Lilith, born into slavery on a Jamaican sugar. Marlon James’s second novel is both beautifully written and devastating. While the gruesome history of slavery in the Americas is a story we may dare to think we already know, every page of The Book of Night Women reminds us that we don’t know nearly enough.

James’s narrative, related in a hard-edged but lilting dialect deftly avoids the clichéd melodrama such characters all too. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: An Owl book.

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Originally published: New York: Holt, Rinehart. From the author of Black Leopard, Red Wolf and the WINNER of the Man Booker Prize for A Brief History of Seven Killings "An undeniable success.” — The New York Times Book Review A true triumph of voice and storytelling, The Book of Night Women rings with both profound authenticity and a distinctly contemporary energy.

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In some countries, there is a general prohibition against the night work of women, without distinction of age, in all industrial undertakings. This is. It is a brave book. And like the best, and most dangerous, of stories, it seems as if it was just waiting to be told.” (The Literateur) “Marlon James has written an exquisite, haunting and beautiful novel, impossible to resist.

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