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A landmark study of two-career parents, and a compassionate inside view of ten couples struggling to find time and energy for jobs, children and marriage.
Table of Contents
|The Family Speed-up||p. 1|
|Marriage in a Stalled Revolution||p. 11|
|The Cultural Cover-up||p. 22|
|Joey's Problem: Nancy and Evan Holt||p. 34|
|The Family Myth of the Traditional: Frank and Carmen Delacorte||p. 61|
|A Notion of Manhood and Giving Thanks: Peter and Nina Tanagawa||p. 77|
|Having It All and Giving It Up: Ann and Robert Myerson||p. 96|
|A Scarcity of Gratitude: Seth and Jessica Stein||p. 111|
|An Unsteady Marriage and a Job She Loves: Anita and Ray Judson||p. 129|
|The "His" and "Hers" of Sharing: Greg and Carol Alston||p. 143|
|No Time Together: Barbara and John Livingston||p. 160|
|Sharing Showdown and Natural Drift: Pathways to the New Man||p. 173|
|Beneath the Cover-up: Strategies and Strains||p. 188|
|Tensions in Marriage in an Age of Divorce||p. 201|
|Men Who Do and Men Who Don't||p. 213|
|The Working Wife as Urbanizing Peasant||p. 235|
|Stepping into Old Biographies or Making History Happen?||p. 250|
|Appendix Research on Who Does the Housework and Child Care||p. 271|
|Selected Reading||p. 291|
|Nonprofit Organizations Engaged in Helping Working Families||p. 307|
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