What Are The Effects Of Ww1 On Women

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Between 1914 and 1918 the world was massively shaken by what came to be known as the World War 1. This period of time brought a huge amount of changes during and after the war. Not only men were involved, but also women played an important role in it. Possibly the best known effect on women of WW1 was the opening up of a massive range of new jobs for them. As men left their old work to fill the need for soldiers women were able and certainly needed, to take place in the work force. While women were already significant part of the workforce, and no strangers to factories, there were limited professions they were allowed to execute. Nevertheless, the range to which these new opportunities survived the war is discussed, and it’s now generally
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