ERIC Number: EJ309447
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Work Satisfaction and Family Responsibility Correlates of Employment among Nurses.
Gaertner, Karen N.
Work and Occupations: An International Sociological Journal, v11 n4 p439-60 Nov 1984
Employment status of nurses is examined in the context of a role conflict-job satisfaction model. It is proposed that women become nurses to provide important care to patients but are pushed away from the profession if there are competing demands for their time from children or spouse. (CT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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