The Public nature of the private sphere : women and the issue of child care
Child care is an issue which is crucial to all women. Yet the form and
content of this "women's work" has rarely been critically examined in social
scientific research. This study argues that if we are to understand the meaning
and implications of this kind of labour for women, then our analysis must come
to terms with the broader material and ideological structures surrounding
the sexual division of labour both within and beyond the Western family home.
By discussing child care in the...[Show more]
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