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Table of Contents  

   Preface  vii
   A Note on Transliteration  xiii

   Introduction  1 

   Part I. In the Streets
             1. Finding the Workers  19

   Part II. Inside the Factory
             2. Gaining Entrée  45
             3. The Girls in the Packing Department  66
             4. Final Days  124

   Part III. Inside the Home
             5. Introductions  149
             6. The Women in the Sitting Room  162
             7. Taking Leave  219

   Conclusion  230

    Appendix 1: Inside the Factory  239
    Appendix 2: Inside the House  241
    Acknowledgments  243
    Notes  245
    Works Cited  255
    Index  261