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Global perspectives on gender and work

Global perspectives on gender and work

readings and interpretations

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Pub. in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sexual division of labor -- History,
  • Women employees -- History,
  • Women -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Jacqueline Goodman.
    ContributionsGoodman-Draper, Jacqueline.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6060.6 .G56 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23980752M
    ISBN 109780742556133, 9780742556140
    LC Control Number2009049994

    This book brings together scholars from the global South and post-socialist economies to reflect on Nordic approaches to gender equality. The contributors to the book seek to explore from a comparative perspective the vision, values, policies, mechanisms, coalitions of interests and political processes that help to explain Nordic achievements.   This book is both accessible and sophisticated in its exploration of fundamental questions related to gender and work. Jacqueline Goodman and her contributors analyze the historical and contemporary realities of the work-family nexus that shapes and is shaped by the social construction and reconstruction of gender over time and : Jacqueline Goodman.

    Theoretical Perspectives on Gender. Sociological theories help sociologists to develop questions and interpret data. For example, a sociologist studying why middle-school girls are more likely than their male counterparts to fall behind grade-level expectations in math and science might use a feminist perspective to frame her research. The editor has selected a key set of essays that examine influential arguments on such central themes as (1) the origins of the gendered division of labor; (2) historical trends and economic transformations that affect and are affected by women's position in market and non market work; (3) the effects of occupational and job segregation by sex.

    Recommended Citation. Goodman, J. K. (Ed.). (). Global perspectives on gender and work: Readings and interpretations. Lanham, MD: Rowman & by: 2. Global Perspectives on War, Gender and Health: The Sociology and Anthropology of Suffering, Hannah Bradby and Gillian Lewando Hundt (eds). Surrey: England: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., pp. $ ISBN: 0 5. Reviewed by Zitha Mokomane1. This thoughtful and interesting edited volume—the impetus of which was the lifeAuthor: Zitha Mokomane.


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