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Title Dual-earner families : international perspectives / edited by Suzan Lewis, Dafna N. Izraeli, Helen Hootsmans.

Imprint London ; Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.85 D85    ---  Available
Description x, 230 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : dual-earner families in context / S. Lewis -- International perspectives. Culture, policy, and women in dual-earner families in Israel / D. N. Izraeli -- Middle-class dual-earner families and their support systems in urban India / U. Sekaran -- Dual-earner families in Singapore : issues and challenges / E. C. Yuen and V. Lim -- Sweden's sex-role scheme and commitment to gender equality / K. Sandqvist -- Dual-earner families in Hungary : past, present and future perspectives / C. Clason -- In the family. British house holds after maternity leave / J. Brannen and P. Moss -- Financial affairs : money and authority in dual-earner marriage / R. Hertz -- Dual-earner families in the United States and adolescent development / L. A. Gilbert and L. S. Dancer -- Dual-earner families and the care of the elderly in Japan / J. T. Chabot -- Work and the family : implications for organizational policy.
(cont.) Beyond 1992 : Dutch and British corporations and the challenge of dual-career couples / H. Hootsmans -- Can work requirements accommodate to the needs of dual-earner families? / A. H. Cook -- Towards balanced lives and gender equality / S. Lewis, D. N. Izraeli, and H. Hootsmans.
Subject Dual-career families -- Cross-cultural studies.
Work and family -- Cross-cultural studies.
Families -- Economic aspects -- Cross-cultural studies
Added Author Lewis, Suzan.
Izraeli, Dafna N.
Hootsmans, Helen.
ISBN 0803983832 (pbk.)

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