The politics of housework

Senisi, Ellen Babinec; Skopp, Jennifer
September 1993
Mothering;Fall93, Issue 68, p100
Deals with the husband-wife conflict over domestic work. Women doing lion's share of work; Male honor protected by domestic incompetence; Society, workplace and government policies and economic perspectives responsible for status quo; Women's self-sacrifices spilled over the edges of mothering; Keys to success. INSETS: From women's work to family work: Negotiating the details.;The real-life, cleaning-up-the-messes family reevaluation....


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