Table of contents for Something from the oven : reinventing dinner in 1950's America / Laura Shapiro.

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Introduction: Do Women Like to Cook? xvii
1 The Housewife’s Dream 1
2 Something from the Oven 41
3 Don’t Check Your Brains at the Kitchen Door 85
4 I Hate to Cook 129
5 Is She Real? 169
6 Now and Forever 211
Epilogue 249

Notes 255
Bibliography 285
Permissions and Credits 295
Index 297

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Women cooks -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Cookery, American -- History -- 20th century.
Convenience foods -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Nineteen fifties.