ERIC Number: EJ411462
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Economic Need and Wives' Employment.
Eggebeen, David J.; Hawkins, Alan J.
Journal of Family Issues, v11 n1 p48-66 Mar 1990
Argues that meaning of economic motive for White married mothers' labor force participation has changed over past 30 years. Asserts that, for most White married mothers, decision to work is characterized as personal choice to seek ideal lifestyle combining family and employment rather than economic necessity. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A