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Dual-Earner Families

International Perspectives

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family & relationships,
  • Work & labour,
  • Work and family,
  • Dual-Career Families,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Organizational Behavior,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Business & Economics / Organizational Behavior,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Family

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSuzan Lewis (Editor), Dafna N Izraeli (Editor), Helen M Hootsmans (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7909411M
    ISBN 100803983824
    ISBN 109780803983823

    Commuter couples are a subset of dual-career couples who live apart in separate residences while both partners pursue careers.. Gilbert and Rachlin address the difference between dual-earner families and dual-career families, distinguishing that dual-earner couples are those in which both spouses are earning for the family, but one or both of them consider their occupational involvement as a job.


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In Working Wives and Dual-Earner Families, one-earner and dual-earner families are differentiated, with particular attention to the impact of wives' employment status (full-time or part-time) on household decision making.

Among the most interesting research findings are: total family income or tax bracket and the cost of child care are among the critical determinants of dual-earner employment; married Price: $ Chapters cover the challenges faced by dual-earner, single-parent, and gay and lesbian families, as well as normative processes in divorced, remarried, and adoptive families.

and lesbian couples and their families. A broad, cross-cultural perspective on family normality is presented, with consideration given to ethnic differences, the impact of Format: Hardcover.

Addressing a significant gap Dual-Earner Families book the literature to date, this book focuses on dual-earner families in the international context.

It brings together contributions Dual-Earner Families book a range of Dual-Earner Families book and continents to examine the issues and developments for dual-earner families located in different socio-cultural, political and economic systems.

: Careers of Couples in Contemporary Society: From Male Breadwinner to Dual-Earner Families (): Blossfeld, Hans-Peter, Drobniv c, Sonja: BooksAuthor: Hans-Peter Blossfeld. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 29 cm. Contents: Dual-earner families in context / Dual-Earner Families book Lewis --Culture, policy, and women in dual-earner families in Israel / Dafna N.

Izraeli --Middle-class dual-earner families and their support systems in urban India / Uma Sekaran --Dual-earner families in Singapore: issues. The study of dual-earner families has been of special interest to the authors for several years.

This topic combines concerns for social welfare, the economic status of families, and numerous public policy issues that will have increasing importance through the s. Drawing on the study, this book Dual-Earner Families book how dual-earner families cope with the stresses and demands of balancing work and Dual-Earner Families book life, whether the time Dual-Earner Families book spend working is negatively affecting their children, Dual-Earner Families book mothers feel managing both work and household responsibilities, and what role fathers are taking in family s: 1.

Research on men and multiple roles became increasingly more prevalent only in the last 20 years, in part, accompanying the striking growth among dual-earner families.

The chapter chronicles how far we have come from the notion that the number of roles an individual can attend to is limited to women as keeper Dual-Earner Families book hearth and home and to men as.

One estimate suggests that dual-earner families need about Dual-Earner Families book percent more income to have the same standard of living as families with one spouse—almost always the wife—working full time in the home, to make up for the goods and services produced at home and for Dual-Earner Families book, transportation, and other costs of employment (Lazear and Michael ).

The term dual-earner couple refers to a cohabiting couple where both partners work in the labor market. The term dual-career couple refers to a dual-earner couple where both partners are pursuing a career, that is, both are committed to work and perhaps also to progression at work. The biggest disadvantage of the two-income home is the stress created between two full-time career parents.

The struggle for effective time management usually rolls downhill, and lands in the children's lap. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, young children learn higher levels of self-esteem and self-confidence when.

Book is in Like Dual-Earner Families book / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp.

Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. BEING TOGETHER, WORKING APART: DUAL-CAREER FAMILIES AND WORK-LIFE BALANCE By. But the two main claims of the book — that modern dual-earner families are not financially better off than prior traditional families and that female homemakers used to function as unemployment and disability insurance — are clearly wrong.

Dual-Earner Families vs. Traditional Families. She has undertaken groundbreaking research on how multiple layers of context shape work and family experiences.

One of her early books, Dual Earner Families-International Perspectives, predated. Barnett isn't the only one to discover benefits of dual-earner families. In a article in the American Psychologist (Vol. 56, No. 10, pages ), she and a colleague reviewed two decades' worth of empirical data and confirmed that multiple roles bring psychological, physical and relationship benefits to men and women.

Nowadays dual career couples have become very normal. People often choose a life partner on the basis of education and job. Thus having a job for both the gender has become an obsession as well as a priority.

But this feature has its own advantages as well as disadvantages like two sides of a coin. The term dual-earner family describes such households. When working with dual-earner families, therapists should not make assumptions regarding why both individuals work, because the reasons vary.

Regardless of the reasons associated with working outside the home, doing so can influence how the family unit operates.

Careers of Couples in Contemporary Society: From Male Breadwinner to Dual-Earner Families: From Male Breadwinner to Dual-Earner Families. This is the first systematic international comparative study of the transformation of couples' careers in modern societies.5/5(1).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: dual-earner families in context / Suzan Lewis --International e, policy, and women in dual-earner families in Israel / Dafna N.

Izraeli --Middle-class dual-earner families and their support systems in urban India / Uma Sekaran --Dual. Lucchini et al.: Dual-earner and dual-career couples in contemporary Italy One could argue t hat this finding is far from surprising, as husbands and wi ves may display different abilities and.

Providing a unique comparative, longitudinal and qualitative analysis of new parents in eight European countries, this timely book explicitly locates couples' beliefs This innovative book explores the different ways in which dual-earner couples in contemporary welfare states plan for, realize and justify their divisions of work and care during the transition to : A significant proportion of dual-earner households manage child care informally, either by off-shifting spouse employment or relying on an army of unpaid “granny nannies.” The continuing importance of family care in dual earner families reflects not only the influence of.

Single earner families enjoy a lot of tax breaks and efficient spending. Dual earner families can build wealth quickly and enjoy more career.

In recent years there has been a rapid increase in the number of American families in which both spouses work. The literature regarding preschoolers suggests that one cannot say that being from a dual-earner family will necessarily harm a child.

Key issues center not on whether both parents work, but on the quality of substitute care and how well the family copes with the stresses of a dual Author: Bert Bennett, Robert Reardon.

This book analyzes the effects of wives' employment on the economic status of families, using both descriptive and empirical research. The historical and socio-economic causes of change in the employment status of wives and husbands are detailed.

The empirical studies respond to some basic questions about dual-earner families: How does having an employed wife influence family lifestyles. In the dual-career family or couple, wives are more career oriented rather than simply holding jobs, as in many cases of dual- earner couples.

Currently women and men ages 25 through 29 are equally likely to have four plus years of college, which I find very exciting. Why Two-Income Families Are Happier Than Single Earner Households. The benefits of dual-incomes are best articulated in the book Getting to 50/50 by Sharon Meers and Joanna Strober.

The book. TY - CHAP. T1 - The long arm of the job revisited. T2 - Parenting in dual-earner families. AU - Crouter, Ann C. AU - McHale, Susan M. PY - /6/14Cited by: Work demands of dual-earner couples: Implications for parents' knowledge about children's daily lives in middle childhood.

Journal of Marriage and the Family, 61, – Coltrane, S. In dual-earner families, the father's ___ is crucial to the emotional health of the mother. a) earning potential b) attitude toward career-oriented women c) work schedule d) willingness to.

“In dual earner families, the father’s willingness to share responsibilities is a crucial factor. If he is uninvolved, the mother will carry a double load, at home, and work, which leads to fatigue, distress, and little time and energy for children” (Berk, ).

Book Review. Careers of Couples in Contemporary Society: From Male Breadwinner to Dual Earner Families. Edited by Hans‐Peter Blossfeld and Sonja Drobnic. New York: Oxford University Press, Pp. xix+ $ Suzanne M.

Bianchi. University of Maryland. Dual-Earner Families sample by approximately percent.) Given these sample restrictions, there were nearly 22 million dual-earner couples in the United States in Given the well-known “earnings gap” between men and women, it is not surprising that the overall hourly wage distribution for husbands in dual-earner couples lies above.

Therefore, I’ve written this reader’s guide to help you focus your energies on particular themes in the book. Note that this is a very general guide to the book, not a replacement of it.

Note: In ChaptersHochschild details the beliefs and behaviors of different dual-earner families. Revisiting the gender gap in time-use patterns multitasking and well-being among mothers and fathers in dual-earner families.

American Sociological Review, 76, - doi: /Cited by: Start studying Sociology Ch. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Social Security Penalizes Two-Earner Families. posted on Novem 29 Comments.

Here’s something I learned from Jim Blankenship’s book A Social Security Owner’s Manual: Social Security is overly generous to one-earner families and penalizes two-earner families.

Of course Jim didn’t say it directly in the book. This chapter describes the important differences between dual-career and other dual-earner couples, single parents, and traditional marriages with a single wage earner.

It will help you understand the positive and negative effects of dualcareer couples on the organizations in which they work and the marital relationships they maintain. The $, plus set is disproportionately composed of dual-earner families living in high cost metropolitan ative mating plays a crucial role as well: in the age of consumption.

With about 80 percent of married couples in the U.S. belonging to dual-earner households, an unfortunate aftereffect of the Great Recession has been that both men and women have had to work harder and longer at jobs that pay less, leaving little time for familial responsibilities outside of the office.

Time pdf parenting was compared for new mothers and fathers in a sample of dual-earner families. Parenting domains included positive engagement, responsibility, routine childcare, and accessibility.

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