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Glass Ceilings and 100-hour Couples

What The Opt-out Phenomenon Can Teach Us About Work And Family

By Karine S Moe

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Book

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0820334049


Format: Book
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.
Publisher Date: Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2010.
Subject: 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 States.
Isbn: 0820334049 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780820331546 (cloth : alk. paper) 0820331546 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780820334042 (cloth : alk. paper)
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Call Number: 650.1 Moe
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Bib Id: 325663

Format: Book
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.
Publisher, Date: Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2010.
Description: xiv, 215 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects: Work and family -- United States
Subjects: Working mothers -- United States
Subjects: Stay-at-home mothers -- United States.
Subjects: Women -- Employment -- United States
Subjects: Dual-career families -- United States
Subjects: Glass ceiling (Employment discrimination) -- United States.
Other Author: Shandy, Dianna J.
Other Title: Glass ceilings & 100-hour couples
Other Title: Glass ceilings and one hundred-hour couples
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
LCCN: 2009017227
ISBN: 0820334049 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780820331546 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0820331546 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780820334042 (cloth : alk. paper)
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Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 650.1 Moe