Women's Work is Never Done: Comparative Studies in Caregiving, Employment, and Social Policy Reform

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Sylvia B. Bashevkin, Professor of Political Science Sylvia Bashevkin
Psychology Press, 2002 - Social Science - 208 pages
This volume is a comprehensive collection of critical essays on The Taming of the Shrew, and includes extensive discussions of the play's various printed versions and its theatrical productions. Aspinall has included only those essays that offer the most influential and controversial arguments surrounding the play. The issues discussed include gender, authority, female autonomy and unruliness, courtship and marriage, language and speech, and performance and theatricality.
 

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Contents

Normative Concepts in Dutch Policies on Work and Care
15
Its No Longer Just about Race
41
Paying for Caring 87
67
Poverty Social Assistance and the Employability
87
RoadTesting the Third Way
113
Violating Women
143
Mandatory Marriage or Obligatory Waged Work
165
Contributors
201
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Sylvia Bashevkin is Professor of Political Science at the University of Toronto. A widely published author and frequent media commentator, she specializes in the area of Canadian, American and British politics. She is also the author of Women on the Defensive and is currently a fellow of University College and a senior fellow of Massey College at the University of Toronto.

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