Sunbelt Working Mothers: Reconciling Family and Factory / Edition 1

Sunbelt Working Mothers: Reconciling Family and Factory / Edition 1

by Louise Lamphere, Patricia Zavella, Felipe Gonzales
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801480663

ISBN-13: 9780801480669

Pub. Date: 01/28/1993

Publisher: Cornell University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801480669
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Series:
Anthropology of Contemporary Issues Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Mediating Contradiction and Difference: The Everyday Construction of Work and Family1
2The Context of Sunbelt Industrialization32
3Women's Industrial Work in the Family Economy59
4Mediating Contracdictions in Hierarchical Plants90
5Management Ideology and Practice in Participative Plants138
6Strategies for the Household Division of Labor183
7Strategies for Day Care while Mothers Work221
8Kin, Friends, and Husbands: Support Networks for Working Mothers244
9Conclusion: Living with Contradictions274
Appendix: Mother's Providing Role, Occupation, Income, and Household Division of Labor299
Bibliography311
Index323

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