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Women, Work, and Politics: The Political Economy of Gender Inequality

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Looking at women's power in the home, in the workplace, and in politics from a political economy perspective, Torben Iversen and Frances Rosenbluth demonstrate that equality is tied to demand for women's labor outside the home, which is a function of structural, political, and institutional conditions. They go on to explain several anomalies of modern gender politics: why ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published June 22nd 2010 by Yale University Press (first published 2010)
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