Household Divisions Of Labour: Teamwork, Gender and Time

Hardcover | December 15, 2009

byElisa Rose Birch, Anh Le, Paul Miller

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This book investigates the extent of gender inequality in the division of labor in the modern household. Through comparisons of the time allocations of single couple families without children, couple families with children and lone parents, a comprehensive account of the evolution of gender inequality over a typical lifecourse is presented.

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This book investigates the extent of gender inequality in the division of labor in the modern household. Through comparisons of the time allocations of single couple families without children, couple families with children and lone parents, a comprehensive account of the evolution of gender inequality over a typical lifecourse is prese...

ELISA ROSE BIRCH is Assistant Professor in the Economics Program at the University of Western Australia. Her research interests include labour supply, the economics of the family, wage differentials and educational outcomes.   ANH T. LE is Assistant Professor in the Economics Program at the University of Western Australia. Her researc...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:306 pages, 8.69 × 5.78 × 0.82 inPublished:December 15, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023020158X

ISBN - 13:9780230201583

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Time Use Surveys
Time Use: What Previous Studies Tell Us
Singles
Couples without Children
Couples with Children
Lone Parents
Conclusion
References