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Glass ceilings and 100-hour couples : what the opt-out phenomenon can teach us about work and family / Karine Moe and Dianna Shandy.

By: Moe, Karine S.
Contributor(s): Shandy, Dianna J.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2010Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 215 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780820336084; 0820336084.Other title: Glass ceilings & 100-hour couples [Cover title] | Glass ceilings and one hundred-hour couples.Subject(s): Work and family -- United States | Working mothers -- United States | Stay-at-home mothers -- United States | Women -- Employment -- United States | Dual-career families -- United States | Glass ceiling (Employment discrimination) -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Glass ceilings and 100-hour couples.DDC classification: 650.1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Numbers too big to ignore -- Why opting out is an everywoman issue -- The 100-hour couple -- Glass ceilings and maternal walls -- Second shift redux -- Child care dilemmas -- Mama time -- The hectic household -- The professionalization of at-home motherhood -- Financial costs -- Negotiating without a paycheck -- Reigniting the career -- Creative strategies for making work "work" -- Coming of age in America.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Numbers too big to ignore -- Why opting out is an everywoman issue -- The 100-hour couple -- Glass ceilings and maternal walls -- Second shift redux -- Child care dilemmas -- Mama time -- The hectic household -- The professionalization of at-home motherhood -- Financial costs -- Negotiating without a paycheck -- Reigniting the career -- Creative strategies for making work "work" -- Coming of age in America.

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Karine Moe (Author) <br> KARINE MOE is a professor of economics at Macalester College. She is the editor of Women, Family, and Work: Writings on the Economics of Gender .<br> <br> Dianna Shandy (Author) <br> DIANNA SHANDY is an associate professor of anthropology at Macalester College. She is the author of Nuer-American Passages: Globalizing Sudanese Migration .<br> <br>

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