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ERIC Number: EJ392963
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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A Feminist Critique of Rational-Choice Theories: Implications for Sociology.
England, Paula
American Sociologist, v20 n1 p14-28 Spr 1989
Provides a feminist critique of rational-choice theory and the interdisciplinary feminist theories of sociology. Applies the separative model of self to four assumptions of the neoclassical economics version of rational-choice theory. Uses research on marital power to illustrate how removing distorting assumptions can help illuminate sociological research. (Author/LS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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