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While many aspects of work have changed dramatically over the last few decades, society has struggled to adapt, to the detriment of working families. Work schedules and demands continue to reflect a time when at least one parent stayed home, women remain underpaid relative to men on average, and public schools still base their hours on an agrarian calendar. Unfinished WorkWhile many aspects of work have changed dramatically over the last few decades, society has struggled to adapt, to the detriment of working families. Work schedules and demands continue to reflect a time when at least one parent stayed home, women remain underpaid relative to men on average, and public schools still base their hours on an agrarian calendar. Unfinished Work provides insights into why we have not yet seen an effective national response to the challenges faced by most working families in America today, and offers solutions from leading thinkers in the field across the disciplines of political science, sociology, economics, history, and public policy....

Title : Unfinished Work: Building Equality and Democracy in an Era of Working Families
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ISBN : 9781565849914
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 479 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Unfinished Work: Building Equality and Democracy in an Era of Working Families Reviews

  • Mandy Prasad
    2019-04-22 02:09

    I read this book for a class in graduate school, Organizational Communication. The book discusses a lot of topics that fall under organizational communication, human resources, economics, etc. Very interesting if you're looking at the work-life balance in the United States.