Few Choices: Women, Work and Family

By Ann Duffy, Nancy Mandell, and Norene Pupo

© 1989

Contrary to myth, full-time homemaking is a relatively recent life pattern for married women. Throughout history, women have more typically combined paid labour and family obligations. This book examines the few choices that confront women today in their efforts to balance paid work and family life.

Product Details

  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 128 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 0.3in x 9.0in
Product Formats

SaveUP TO 15181

Book Formats

SKU# HE000061

  • PUBLISHED MAY 1989

    From: $25.46

    Regular Price: $29.95

    ISBN 9780920059647
  • PUBLISHED MAY 1989
    From: $24.95

Quick Overview

Few Choices examines the few choices that confront women today in their efforts to balance paid work and family life.

Few Choices: Women, Work and Family

By Ann Duffy, Nancy Mandell, and Norene Pupo

© 1989

Contrary to myth, full-time homemaking is a relatively recent life pattern for married women. Throughout history, women have more typically combined paid labour and family obligations. This book examines the few choices that confront women today in their efforts to balance paid work and family life.

Product Details

  • World Rights
  • Page Count: 128 pages
  • Dimensions: 6.0in x 0.3in x 9.0in
  • Reviews

    A useful book on an important topic.
    Hugh Armstrong, Professor of Social Work, Carleton University
  • Author Information

    Nancy J. Mandell is a Professor in the Department of Sociology at York University’s Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies.

    Norene J. Pupo is Director of the Centre for Research on Work and Society (CRWS) at York University. She is the author of many books on the sociology of work, including The Part-Time Paradox (McClelland & Stewart, 1992) and Few Choices: Women, Work and Family (Garamond, 1989).

By the Same Author(s)