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Women, Work, and Family

Balancing and Weaving (Understanding Families, V. 19)

by Angela J. Hattery

  • 14 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Employment Of Women,
  • Family,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Working mothers,
  • Women & Business,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Family & Relationships / General,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Labor

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8028941M
    ISBN 100761919368
    ISBN 109780761919360

    The role of women in the family has shifted significantly. Women were described as housekeepers and mothers by Catherine Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe () in The role of homemaker and mother now incorporates being primary wage earner and single head of the household for many women, according to June Andrews Horowitz (62).   It’s a lesson that comes through loud and clear in Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead.” Her point, in . Women have caught up with men in terms of education. In fact, in the United States and a number of other countries, women now actually surpass men in educational achievement. The problem arises when young adults try to balance work and family, and women end up carrying nearly all of the caregiving responsibilities.


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