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The Resource Work-family challenges for low-income parents and their children, edited by Ann C. Crouter, Alan Booth

Work-family challenges for low-income parents and their children, edited by Ann C. Crouter, Alan Booth

Label
Work-family challenges for low-income parents and their children
Title
Work-family challenges for low-income parents and their children
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ann C. Crouter, Alan Booth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.85/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4904.25
LC item number
.W725 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Booth, Alan
  • Crouter, Ann C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Work and family
  • Working poor
  • Working poor
  • Poor children
  • Work and family
  • Working poor
  • Working poor
  • Poor children
Label
Work-family challenges for low-income parents and their children, edited by Ann C. Crouter, Alan Booth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. How has the availability, content, and stability of the jobs available for the working poor changed in recent decades? The low-wage labor market : trends and policy implications / Jared Bernstein -- Labor market and family trends and public policy responses / Paula England -- Beyond low wages : underemployment in America / Leif Jensen and Timothy Slack -- Changing families, shifting economic fortunes, and meeting basic needs / Lynne M. Casper and Rosalind B. King -- pt. 2. What features of work timing matter for families? Employment in a 24-7 economy : challenges for the family / Harriet B. Presser -- The time and timing of work : unique challenges facing low-income families / Maureen Perry-Jenkins -- Exploring process and control in families working nonstandard schedules / Kerry Daly -- Using daily diaries to assess temporal friction between work and family / David M. Almeida -- pt. 3. How are the childcare needs of low-income families being met? Childcare for low-income families : problems and promises / Aletha C. Huston -- The crisis of care / Barrie Thorne -- Childcare as a work support, a child-focused intervention, and a job / C. Cybele Raver -- Childcare for low-income families : problems and promise / Martha Zaslow -- pt. 4. How are the challenges of managing work and family experienced by low-income men and women? "Making a way out of no way" : how mothers meet basic family needs while moving from welfare to work / Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Kathryn Edin, Andrew London, Ellen Scott, and Vicki Hunter -- Should promoting marriage be the next stage of welfare reform? / Benjamin R. Karney and Shauna H. Springer -- Making our way together : collaboration in the move from welfare to work / Lynne A. Bond and Amy M. Carmola Hauf -- The growing compliance burden for recipients of public assistance / Andrew J. Cherlin -- Balancing work and family : problems and solutions for low-income families / Daniel N. Hawkins and Shawn D. Whiteman
Control code
54790658
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 304 pages
Isbn
9780805846003
Isbn Type
(casbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003049525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Work-family challenges for low-income parents and their children, edited by Ann C. Crouter, Alan Booth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. How has the availability, content, and stability of the jobs available for the working poor changed in recent decades? The low-wage labor market : trends and policy implications / Jared Bernstein -- Labor market and family trends and public policy responses / Paula England -- Beyond low wages : underemployment in America / Leif Jensen and Timothy Slack -- Changing families, shifting economic fortunes, and meeting basic needs / Lynne M. Casper and Rosalind B. King -- pt. 2. What features of work timing matter for families? Employment in a 24-7 economy : challenges for the family / Harriet B. Presser -- The time and timing of work : unique challenges facing low-income families / Maureen Perry-Jenkins -- Exploring process and control in families working nonstandard schedules / Kerry Daly -- Using daily diaries to assess temporal friction between work and family / David M. Almeida -- pt. 3. How are the childcare needs of low-income families being met? Childcare for low-income families : problems and promises / Aletha C. Huston -- The crisis of care / Barrie Thorne -- Childcare as a work support, a child-focused intervention, and a job / C. Cybele Raver -- Childcare for low-income families : problems and promise / Martha Zaslow -- pt. 4. How are the challenges of managing work and family experienced by low-income men and women? "Making a way out of no way" : how mothers meet basic family needs while moving from welfare to work / Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Kathryn Edin, Andrew London, Ellen Scott, and Vicki Hunter -- Should promoting marriage be the next stage of welfare reform? / Benjamin R. Karney and Shauna H. Springer -- Making our way together : collaboration in the move from welfare to work / Lynne A. Bond and Amy M. Carmola Hauf -- The growing compliance burden for recipients of public assistance / Andrew J. Cherlin -- Balancing work and family : problems and solutions for low-income families / Daniel N. Hawkins and Shawn D. Whiteman
Control code
54790658
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 304 pages
Isbn
9780805846003
Isbn Type
(casbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003049525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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