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The Part-time Paradox

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The Part-time Paradox

Time Norms, Professional Life, Family and Gender

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The Part-time Paradox by Cynthia Fuchs Epstein
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Choosing to work part-time may seem like an attractive option for many workers, and it is a fact of the modern workplace that the availability of part-time work is increasing. However, the authors of this study find that there are cultural and social meanings attached to part-time work which suggest that it is in fact not such an easy option. Using case studies of legal professionals, this book highlights not only the negative sides, but also the coping strategies utilized to overcome the part-time paradox.

Author Biography

Cynthia Fuchs Epstein is Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. She is Visiting Professor at the Stanford Law School for 1997-98. Carroll Seron is Acting Dean of the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College, CUNY. Bonnie Oglensky and Robert Saute are at CUNY Graduate Center.
Release date NZ
January 14th, 1999
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
176
Dimensions
152x229x12
ISBN-13
9780415921244
Product ID
1682602

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