Gendered Tradeoffs: Women, Family, and Workplace Inequality in Twenty-One Countries

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Gender inequality in the workplace persists, even in nations with some of the most progressive laws and generous family support policies. Yet the dimensions on which inequality is measured--levels of women's employment, number of hours worked, sex segregation by occupations and wages--tell very different stories across industrialized nations. By examining federally guaranteed parental leave, publicly provided child care, and part-time work, and looking across multiple dimensions of inequality, Becky Pettit and Jennifer Hook ...

Gendered Tradeoffs: Women, Family, and Workplace Inequality in Twenty-One Countries 2012, Russell Sage Foundation, New York

ISBN-13: 9780871546951

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Gendered Tradeoffs: Women, Family, and Workplace Inequality in Twenty-One Countries 2009, Russell Sage Foundation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780871546616

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