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 8: The Power of Ideology and the Ideology of Power
The charge of this study and of this book in particular has been to examine and analyze the process by which mothers with young children balance and weave work and family. Maternal labor force participation is considered by many to be one of the most significant changes in ...