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ERIC Number: EJ311170
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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WASP (Wives as Senior Partners).
Atkinson, Maxine P.; Boles, Jacqueline
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v46 n4 p861-70 Nov 1984
Explores marriages in which marriage and family life are organized around the wife's job or career rather than the husband's (N=46). Found three predictive social conditions: wives having traditionally male jobs, flexibility of husbands' jobs, and absence of children. Describes techniques of deviance neutralization used to minimize costs. (JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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