ERIC Number: EJ246484
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
The Family as the Locus of Gender, Class, and Political Struggle: The Example of Housework.
Hartmann, Heidi I.
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, v6 n3 p366-94 Spr 1981
Suggests that the family, rather than being an active agent with unified interests, is a locus of struggle. Identifies and explores the material aspects of gender relations within family units, focusing on the nature of work people do in the family and their control over the products of their labor. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A