Kōrero: Women and men

Suburban cabbage patch (1 o 2)

Suburban cabbage patch

The gloss had worn off suburban life for many women by 1968 when Thursday magazine, which billed itself as 'the magazine for younger women', published this issue with the headline 'who says I'm a cabbage?'. It questioned whether women in the suburbs were becoming 'cabbages'.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: S-L 76-COVER

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Charlotte Macdonald, 'Women and men - War and suburbia', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/document/29244/suburban-cabbage-patch (accessed 4 July 2022)

He kōrero nā Charlotte Macdonald, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, updated 1 Aug 2017