Class, Gender and the Opportunity Structure in an Emergent Urban-Industrial Society, Dunedin's Southern Suburbs, 1881-1940
The Caversham Project was started 30 years ago to identify the main social structures and the principal changes occurring in urban New Zealand by using systematic methods and comparative analysis
Sites of Gender: Women, Men and Modernity, 1890 - 1939
Edited by Barbara Brookes, Annabel Cooper & Robin Law
Auckland University Press 2003, pp 434, Notes, Tables & Bibliography
The book is also available via Google Books and Amazon.
Class and Occupation: The New Zealand Reality
Erik Olssen and Maureen Hickey
University of Otago Press 2005, pp 317, Notes, Tables, Bibliography
Appendix ('Census Occupations listed by class group')
Working lives c.1990 : a photographic essay
University of Otago Press 2014, 176 pp, B&W photos throughout, & colour paintings
The book is also available via Google Books and Amazon
Interviews: Liam Butler interviews Emeritus Professor Erik Olssen ONZM, PHD (Duke), FRSNZ & FNZAH (12 September 2014)
An accidental utopia? : social mobility and the foundations of an egalitarian society, 1880-1940
Erik Olssen, Clyde Griffen and Frank Jones
University of Otago Press 2009, 334 pp, 50 b/w illustrations plus tables
The book is available from Nationwide Book Distributors.
Last updated 4th November 2010.