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Author Moe, Karine S.

Title Glass ceilings and 100-hour couples : what the opt-out phenomenon can teach us about work and family / Karine Moe and Dianna Shandy
Published Athens : University of Georgia Press, [2010]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  650.1 Moe/Gca  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 215 pages ; 22 cm
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Dual-career families -- United States.
Glass ceiling (Employment discrimination) -- United States.
Stay-at-home mothers -- United States.
Work and family -- United States.
Women -- Employment -- United States.
Working mothers -- United States.
Author Shandy, Dianna J.
LC no. 2009017227
ISBN 0820331546 (paperback: alk. paper)
0820334049 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780820331546 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780820334042 (cloth : alk. paper)
Other Titles Glass ceilings & 100-hour couples
Glass ceilings and one hundred-hour couples