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Author Tichenor, Veronica Jaris, 1963-

Title Earning more and getting less [electronic resource] : why successful wives can't buy equality / Veronica Jaris Tichenor.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 218 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-211) and index.
Contents Higher-earning wives : swimming against the tide -- Thinking about gender and power in marriage -- Gendered bargain : why wives can't trade their money for housework -- Dollar rich and power poor : why wives don't control the money -- Calling the shots : why wives' decision-making power is limited -- Negotiating identity and power -- Are they happy? : managing tensions and disappointments -- Floating along for the ride? : higher-earning wives and the prospects for gender change.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Marriage -- Psychological aspects.
Equality -- Psychological aspects.
Married people -- Psychology.
Sex differences (Psychology)
Power (Social sciences)
Wages -- Women.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0813536782 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0813536790 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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