Mason, Mary Ann.

Do Babies Matter? : Explorations of Place and Belonging - Piscataway : Rutgers University Press, 2013. - 1 online resource (183 p.) - eBooks on Demand Families in Focus . - Families in Focus .

Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1. The Graduate School Years. New Demographics, Old Thinking.; Chapter 2. Getting into the Game.; Chapter 3. Capturing the Golden Ring of Tenure; Chapter 4. Alone in the Ivory Tower.; Chapter 5. Life after Tenure; Chapter 6. Toward a Better Model; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author

Do Babies Matter? is the first comprehensive examination of the relationship between family formation and the academic careers of men and women. The book draws on over a decade of research using unprecedented data resources, including the Survey of Doctorate Recipients, a nationally representative panel survey of PhDs in America, and multiple surveys of faculty and graduate students at the ten-campus University of California system.

9780813560823 25.95 (NL)


African American women -- Education, Higher -- United States.
African Americans -- Education, Higher -- United States.
Mothers - Employment - United States.
Sex discrimination in higher education - United States.
Sex discrimination in higher education -- United States.
Women -- Education, Higher -- United States.
Women in higher education - United States.
Women in higher education -- United States.


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LB2332.32

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