Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws

Leaving Women Behind: Modern Families, Outdated Laws

by Kimberley A. Strassel, Celeste Colgan, John C. Goodman, Se n. Kay Bailey Hutchison
     
 

ISBN-10: 0742545466

ISBN-13: 9780742545465

Pub. Date: 03/28/2007

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Leaving Women Behind demonstrates how outdated institutions penalize single mothers, working wives, and widows. The authors identify needed changes to bring antiquated public policies into the twenty-first century. They offer realistic solutions that empower people, giving them more choices and more control over their lives.  See more details below

Overview

Leaving Women Behind demonstrates how outdated institutions penalize single mothers, working wives, and widows. The authors identify needed changes to bring antiquated public policies into the twenty-first century. They offer realistic solutions that empower people, giving them more choices and more control over their lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742545465
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.84(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.67(d)

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Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Women as workers21
3Women and childcare37
4Women as taxpayers51
5Women and health63
6Women and education91
7Women as severs and investors105
8Women and social security127
9Women as retirees137
10Women and the future of elderly entitlement programs153
11Women and welfare167

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