The Second Shift

Working Families and the Revolution at Home

Arlie Hochschild; Anne Machung
eISBN-13: 9781101575512

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Fifteen years after its first publication, The Second Shift remains just as important and relevant today as it did then. As the majority of women entered the workforce, sociologist and Berkeley professor Arlie Hochschild was one of the first to talk about what really happens in dual-career households. Many people were amazed to find that women still did the majority of childcare and housework even though they also worked outside the home. Now, in this updated edition with a new introduction from the author, we discover how much things have, or have not, changed for women today.

Sold By Penguin Publishing Group
ISBNs 9780143120339, 9781101575512
Language English
Number of Pages 352