xiii, 297 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
9781848444386 hardback 1848444389 hardback
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: What's new about gender inequalities in the 21st century? / Jacqueline Scott, Rosemary Crompton and Clare Lyonette Becoming adult: the persisting importance of class and gender / Ingrid Schoon Class reproduction, occupational inheritance and occupational choices / Fiona Devine Ethnic differences in women's economic activity: a focus on Pakistani and Bangladeshi women / Angela Dale and Sameera Ahmed Gender and the post-industrial shift / Janette Webb Penalties of part-time work across Europe / Tracey Warren Feminising professions in Britain and France: how countries differ / Nicky Le Feuvre Gender segregation and bargaining in domestic labour: evidence from longitudinal time-use data / Man Yee Kim and Jonathan Gershany Family, class and gender 'strategies' in mothers' employment and childcare / Rosemary Crompton and Clare Lyonette Perceptions of quality of life: gender differences across the life course / Jacqueline Scott, Anke C. Plagnol and Jane Nolan Within-household inequalities across classes? Management and control of money / Fran Bennett, Jerome De Henau and Sirin Sung Restructuring gender relations: women's labour market participation and earnings inequality among households / Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund and Arne Mastekaasa Feminist policies and feminist conflicts: daddy's care or mother's milk? / Anne Lise Ellingsæter A mysterious commodity: capitalism and femininity / Mary Evans.
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Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar,