TITLE

It's about the toilet paper

AUTHOR(S)
Marton, Betty A.
PUB. DATE
December 1994
SOURCE
Mothering;Winter94, Issue 73, p112
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the author's toilet paper theory in terms of domestic equality between husband and wife. Sharing of responsibility for care of the home and children; Category of functions; Boundaries of responsibility; Satisfaction from intimate participation in domesticity.
ACCESSION #
9410196032

 

Related Articles

  • People are Like That. Larsen, Arthur // Saturday Evening Post;7/17/1954, Vol. 227 Issue 3, p86 

    The article reports on the chances that a wife outlives her husband. A study undertaken by a large insurance company revealed that a wife's chances of surviving her husband are fifty-fifty. This is even if he is several years younger than she. The study found out that the chances are 60 out of...

  • Chores r us. Lee, Ron R. // Marriage Partnership;Spring96, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p9 

    Focuses on the work shared by husbands and wives in household chores. Survey on the load of work done by husbands and wives; Examining tasks that fail to receive much attention; Helping out wherever help is needed.

  • Do mom and dad share housework equally?  // Christian Science Monitor;6/14/96, Vol. 88 Issue 140, p19 

    Opinion. Reports that most couples with children in the 1990s share responsibility for housework and parenting, according to a `Newsweek' magazine poll. Gender differences in defining parenting and doing housework.

  • Work life and family life in Germany: Proposals for change.  // Women's International Network News;Autumn90, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p66 

    Reports on proposals for change in work life and family life in Germany published by the Informationen fur die Frau. Background on segregation in occupations and housework; Proposed political solutions; Men's failure to deal with their family responsibilities; Seminars, public hearings and...

  • Housework is depressing. Wernick, Sarah // Working Mother;Nov94, p18 

    Reports that women who do more housework are more likely to get depressed. Lessening of depression when wives feel husbands are doing their share; Perception of fairness; Comparison of husbands to other men.

  • YOU WILL EAT AGAIN. Baumann, Paul // Commonweal;05/04/2001, Vol. 128 Issue 9, p8 

    Presents an article on domestic division of labor between men and women. Traditional concept about division of houseworks; Assessment of the traditional roles of husband and wife in family affairs; Gender implications of the issue.

  • Der Ãœbergang in eine nacheheliche Partnerschaft: Eine vergleichende Analyse zwischen Mäinnern und Frauen auf Basis des deutschen Generations and Gender Survey. Jaschinski, Ina // Zeitschrift für Familienforschung - Journal of Familiy Research;2011, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p219 

    Due to continuously high marital dissolution rates, re-partnering becomes an increasingly regular life course experience. However, only few empirical studies have addressed the topic of re-partnering after divorce. This analysis uses data from the first wave of the German Generations and Gender...

  • The deal: Wives, entrepreneurial business and family life. Bowman, Dina D. // Journal of Family Studies;Aug2009, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p167 

    This article explores how wives of entrepreneurs make sense of the conflicts between their husbands' intense engagement with entrepreneurial business activity and their own belief in the idea of egalitarian intimate relationships. I argue that looking at family life in isolation from market...

  • Breaking Up After 40. Hubler, Shawn // Good Housekeeping;Aug99, Vol. 229 Issue 2, p118 

    Presents the stories of women who got divorced during their median age. Increase in the number of women over 40 years old who got divorced; Why they decided to divorce their husbands.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics