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Hard Choices / Edition 1

Hard Choices / Edition 1

by Kathleen Gerson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520057457

ISBN-13: 9780520057456

Pub. Date: 03/17/1986

Publisher: University of California Press


How do women choose between work and family commitments? And what are the causes, limits, and consequences of the "subtle revolution" in women's choices over the 1960s and 1970s? To answer these questions, Kathleen Gerson analyzes the experiences of a carefully selected group of middle-class and working-class women who were young adults in the 1970s. Their

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How do women choose between work and family commitments? And what are the causes, limits, and consequences of the "subtle revolution" in women's choices over the 1960s and 1970s? To answer these questions, Kathleen Gerson analyzes the experiences of a carefully selected group of middle-class and working-class women who were young adults in the 1970s. Their informative life histories reveal the emerging social forces in American society that have led today's women to face several difficult choices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520057456
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
03/17/1986
Series:
California Series on Social Choice and Political Economy Series
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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