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Author Barker, Drucilla K., 1949- author

Title Liberating economics : feminist perspectives on families, work, and globalization / Drucilla K. Barker and Susan F. Feiner
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 193 pages)
Contents "Economics," she wrote -- Family matters: reproducing the gender division of labor -- Love's labors--care's costs -- Women, work, and national policies -- Women and poverty in the industrialized countries -- Globalization is a feminist issue -- Dickens redux: globalization and the informal economy -- The liberated economy
Summary The authors draw central concepts from women's studies scholarship to construct a feminist understanding of the economic roles of families, caring labour, motherhood, paid and unpaid labour, poverty, the feminization of labour and the consequences of globalization
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Families -- Economic aspects.
Feminist economics.
Women -- Employment.
Form Electronic book
Author Feiner, Susan, author
ISBN 0472022318 (electronic bk.)
9780472022311 (electronic bk.)
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(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)