Intra-Household Specialization in Housework in the United States and Denmark
Focusing on housework activities, we hypothesize that the degree of specialization is influenced by economic notions of efficiency, as well as by time constraints and egalitarian values. Copyright (c) 2008 by the Southwestern Social Science Association.
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Volume (Year): 89 (2008)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
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