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Feminist Theories of Work

  • By: Katrina M. Uhly & Linda M. Blum
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Feminist sociologists have long been concerned with the realms of work and labor because the very concepts of “work” and “labor” were constructed according to the model of men's lives, excluding women's activities, efforts, and responsibilities. This gender binary was also ...

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