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Women and Men at Work

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The Second Edition of this best selling book provides a comprehensive examination of the role that gender plays in work environments. This book differs from others by comparing women s and men s work status, addressing contemporary issues within a historical perspective, incorporating comparative material from other countries, recognizing differences in the experiences of ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published July 9th 2002 by Sage Publications, Inc (first published February 14th 1994)
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There are a lot of statistics in this book that show proof that women still have a long way to go in terms of equality in the workforce and in domestic work. Even though it was published in 1993 it is still very relevant. It also talks about the social construction of gender - how there are actually very few biological differences between the sexes and by creating gender differentiation we're exaggerating differences and creating some where none exist. Super interesting. Most of our beliefs are ...more
Boring but educational.
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