Roles Of Men And Women In The 1900's

317 Words2 Pages
Roles of men and women in my cultural group were very much set back in the earlier 1900’s. Men were the head of the household, they went to work, made the money, and supported the house. The women took care of all the household duties including, cleaning, cooking, and taking care of the children. Women did not go out and work if they were married. Before they married they could work to help provide income for the household, but once they found a husband they could not longer have a job. Also, college was only an option for men because women were supposed to marry and have kids, not go to college. It was thought of as a waste for women to go to college because they did not need an education to become a housewife. It was very much frowned upon

More about Roles Of Men And Women In The 1900's

Open Document