Sex Roles

, Volume 65, Issue 1–2, pp 146–148 | Cite as

Adding Men and Class to the Work-Family Mix

Reshaping the Work-Family Debate: Why Men and Class Matter. By Joan C. Williams, Harvard University Press, 2010. 293 pp. $29.95 (hardback). ISBN: 978–0674055674
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyRice UniversityHoustonUSA

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