The second shift, Volume 63
In this landmark study, sociologist Arlie Hochschild takes us into the homes of two-career parents to observe what really goes on at the end of the "work day." Overwhelmingly, she discovers, it's the working mother who takes on the second shift.Hochschild finds that men share housework equally with their wives in only twenty percent of dual-career families. While many women accept this inequity in order to keep peace, they tend to suffer from chronic exhaustion, low sex drive, and more frequent illness as a result. The ultimate cost is the forfeited health and happiness of both partners, and often the survival of the marriage itself.With a new afterword by the author, this groundbreaking study is as relevant today as when it was first published.
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I had to read this book for my SOC 350 (Social Psychology of Marriage & Family) class in college. I enjoyed this book from a sociological perspective. The approach to this social research, although a ...
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THE SECOND SHIFT Working Parents and the Revolution at Home. By Arlie Hochschild with Anne Machung. 309 pp. New York: Viking. $18.95. ...
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The Second Shift: Working Parents and the Revolution at Home. Julie Brines. Journal of Marriage and the Family, Vol. 52, No. 1, 278-279. Feb., 1990. ...
Bringing The Second Shift to Work
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The very meaning of work in the home has been changed. In earlier times, a woman's claim to honour was based primarily on her central position in her home. ...