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Stay-at-Home Mothers

  • By: Gretchen R. Webber & Lisa L. Walker
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

“Stay-at-home mothers” describes women who have one or more dependent children under the age of 18, are not seeking paid employment, and spend the bulk of their time caring for their children and meeting family-related needs. The term stay-at-home ...

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