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ERIC Number: EJ184577
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Career Set: A Resource Through Transitions and Crises
Spence, Donald L.; Lonner, Thomas D.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 9, 1, 51-63, 78
Life histories of 27 white, middle-aged, middle class, American mothers were analyzed for career-like components. Motherhood dominates these women but is only one of several careers in their lives. The career set acts as a social and personal resource, providing consistent and continuous meaning throughout major periods of time. (Author)
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