1300 36 33 32

This book explores a central issue in the study of close relationships: the reevaluation of traditional gender roles to take into account what is both functional and optimal for people in dual-career relationships. The author discusses how many women and men are attempting to negotiate new realities at home and work, with each other and with the larger social structure. The expectations and realities of dual-career family life are examined, benefits of increased gender equity for both same-sex and heterosexual couples explored, and continuing obstacles and sources of stress identified.

Buy Two Careers, One Family book by Lucia Albino Gilbert from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780803950733
ISBN-10: 080395073X
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 11mm)
Pages: 168
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 12-May-1993
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Two Careers, One Family book by Lucia Albino Gilbert and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review