Mothers at work : who opts out? / Liana Christin Landivar.

Author
Landivar, Liana Christin [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description
xii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-228) and index.
Contents
Acknowledgments -- The opt-out narrative -- Changes in employment policies and cultural attitudes -- Employed mothers become the norm -- Doctors or dishwashers? A look at who opts out -- Opting to stay : schedule flexibility and reduced work hours -- Does age matter? -- The motherhood wage gap and delayed fertility -- Looking at the big picture -- Appendixes -- A: Occupation categories -- B: Descriptive statistics -- C: What about fathers? -- D: Occupation coefficients -- E: Women's earnings -- F: Data sources -- References.
ISBN
  • 9781626376410 ((hc ; : alk. paper))
  • 1626376417 ((hc ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2016047665
OCLC
961002432
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