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ERIC Number: EJ359003
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Gender Roles in Marriage and the Family: A Critique and Some Proposals.
Atkinson, Jean
Journal of Family Issues, v8 n1 p5-41 Mar 1987
Argues that the ambiguous evidence regarding gender differences in empirical research can be traced to conceptual and methodological issues such as construct definitions, measurement techniques, sampling, and inattention to historical context. Focuses on division of household labor to illustrate how attention to these issues promotes understanding of gender roles in the family. Discusses family gender role study mechanisms. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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