Women and Working Lives

Divisions and Change

  • Sara Arber
  • Nigel Gilbert

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Re-assessing Women’s Working Lives: An Introductory Essay

  3. Women’s Labour Market Position: Ideology and Social Policies

  4. Breaking Male Definitions of Work

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 190-215

About this book


earnings employment gender industrial relations labor market labour law labour market marriage mobility poverty social policy social security statistics unemployment women

Editors and affiliations

  • Sara Arber
    • 1
  • Nigel Gilbert
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SurreyUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-21693-2
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1992
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-21695-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-21693-2
  • About this book