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A Mother's Work: How Feminism, the Market, and Policy Shape Family Life

Neil Gilbert
Format
Book
Published
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.
Language
English
ISBN
0300119674 (cloth : alk. paper)
Contents
  • The social context : motherhood in decline?
  • Work and family : the choices women make
  • Capitalism and motherhood : does it pay to have children?
  • Feminist expectations : who suffers from the problem that has no name?
  • How family friendly are family-friendly policies?
  • Rethinking family policy.
Description
xi, 228 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-217) and index.
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