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The Resource Earning More and Getting Less

Earning More and Getting Less

Label
Earning More and Getting Less
Title
Earning More and Getting Less
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For nearly two decades the wage gap between men and women has remained virtually unchanged. Women continue to earn, on average, 80 cents for every dollar that men earn. Yet despite persistent discrimination in wages, studies are also beginning to show that a growing number of women are out-earning their husbands. Nationwide, nearly one-third of working women are the chief breadwinners in their families. The trend is particularly pronounced among the demographic of highly educated women. Does this increase in earnings, however, equate to a shift in power dynamics between husbands a
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tichenor, Veronica
Dewey number
306.81
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ734 .T526 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Marriage
  • Equality
  • Married people
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Wages
  • Equality
  • Marriage
  • Married people
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Wages
Label
Earning More and Getting Less
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: Higher-Earning Wives: Swimming against the Tide; Chapter 2: Thinking about Gender and Power in Marriage; Chapter 3: Gendered Bargain: Why Wives Cannot Trade Their Money for Housework; Chapter 4: Dollar Rich and Power Poor: Why Wives Do Not Control the Money; Chapter 5: Calling the Shots: Why Wives Have Limited Decision-Making Power; Chapter 6: Negotiating Identity and Power; Chapter 7: Are They Happy? Managing Tensions and Disappointments; Chapter 8: Floating Along for the Ride: Higher-Earning Wives and the Prospects for Gender Change; About the Author
Control code
799765828
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813537887
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799765828
Label
Earning More and Getting Less
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: Higher-Earning Wives: Swimming against the Tide; Chapter 2: Thinking about Gender and Power in Marriage; Chapter 3: Gendered Bargain: Why Wives Cannot Trade Their Money for Housework; Chapter 4: Dollar Rich and Power Poor: Why Wives Do Not Control the Money; Chapter 5: Calling the Shots: Why Wives Have Limited Decision-Making Power; Chapter 6: Negotiating Identity and Power; Chapter 7: Are They Happy? Managing Tensions and Disappointments; Chapter 8: Floating Along for the Ride: Higher-Earning Wives and the Prospects for Gender Change; About the Author
Control code
799765828
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813537887
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799765828

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