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The Myth of the Male Breadwinner: Women and Industrialization in the Caribbean

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Today there is a growing debate about the effects of paid employment on women. Some observers argue that paid employment is the key to gender equality because it raises women's class consciousness and reduces their isolation within the home and their dependence on a male's wages. Others suggest that paid employment merely increases women's burden and reinforces their subordination, locking them into poorly paid, dead-end jobs.This book examines the debate through studies of women industrial workers in Puerto Rico, the ...

The Myth of the Male Breadwinner: Women and Industrialization in the Caribbean 1995, Westview Press, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9780813312125

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The Myth of the Male Breadwinner: Women and Industrialization in the Caribbean 1995, Westview Press, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9780813312118

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