Balancing and Weaving is a fascinating examination of the extraordinary juggling skills of working mothers who balance their obligations to both work and family. Angela Hattery goes beyond a mere description of women’s conflicts of interest and seeks to understand the decision-making process through which they accomplish this balancing.
Chapter 1: Introduction and History of Women's Labor Force Participation
Many challenges face U.S. families in the beginning of the 21st century. Among these challenges is the care of family members at both ends of the generational spectrum. Families raising children face the challenge of providing care and ...