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Working Women Don't Have Wives: Professional Success in the 1990s

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Terri Apter examines the pressure on working women as they try to balance marriage and childcare with the growing demands of the workplace. Analyzing the results of more than 100 interviews with working women, Apter shows how the myth of the "superwoman" masks the problems that real women must face.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-276) and and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312125608
Author:
Apter, Terri
Author:
Apter, T. E.
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Economics - International
Subject:
Work and family
Subject:
Working mothers
Subject:
Women in the professions
Subject:
Women in the professions -- United States.
Subject:
International - Economics
Subject:
Work and family -- United States.
Subject:
Working mothers -- United States.
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Economics - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 268
Publication Date:
19950431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
289
Dimensions:
8.24 x 5.52 x 0.77 in

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History and Social Science » Economics » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » General
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