Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 September 2000

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780195112733

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Families and Work

New Directions in the Twenty-First Century

Karen I. Fredriksen-Goldsen and Andrew E. Scharlach

  • Analyses caregiving across the life-span.
  • Based on a dependent care study utilizing a large data base with higher response rate than that achieved by any previous dependent care study.
  • Explores the important influences of factos such as gender, race/ethnicity and occupational status as they impact work and family.
  • Reviews and evaluates both private and public sector work and family programs and policies.

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