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ERIC Number: ED564441
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
The Myth of the Working Mother: Evidence from Longitudinal Data. Research Briefing No. 70
Joshi, Heather
Institute of Education - London
It has been commonly held that "children suffer if their mother goes out to work". This research uses several studies--large scale longitudinal data--to look at the development of children whose mothers were employed when those children were very young.
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Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: Economic and Social Research Council (England)
Authoring Institution: University of London, Institute of Education
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: British Household Panel Survey