Corinne T. Field

Corinne T. Field


Corinne T. Field is a lecturer in the Corcoran Department of History and the Women, Gender, Sexuality Program at the University of Virginia. She is the author of The Struggle for Equal Adulthood: Gender, Race, Age and the Fight for Citizenship in Antebellum America. Her next book, tentatively titled Minors to Men: Maturation, Gender, and Race in the Early American Republic, will investigate the political significance of manhood as a stage of life.

Corinne T. Field Articles

The Gender Wage Gap: It's About Age

The age-based pattern has remained fixed: around age 35, each generation of women has watched their male peers outstrip them in pay and promotion.