Gender roles in the 1950’s | The British Family

In the 1950s, domestic chores were very much a woman's domain, so much so that, schools and discourse discouraged young girls from becoming much else.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'02''
  • Broadcast year: 2010
Curriculum Connection
  • PSHE

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: The British Family
  • Episode: Marriage