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ERIC Number: EJ375921
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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The Division of Household Labor: Suggestions for Future Empirical Consideration and Theoretical Development.
Coleman, Marion Tolbert
Journal of Family Issues, v9 n1 p132-48 Mar 1988
Reviews findings suggesting qualitative differences between men's and women's work in the household. Presents a gender stratification theoretical framework for examining household and child care division of labor. Discusses "net economic power," and considers the differential impacts of the husband/wife earnings ratio, stability of that ratio, and presence of surplus income on household division of labor by class. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
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Language: English
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