Women pp 29-34 | Cite as


  • Anna Eckersley
Part of the In Business Now book series


Childcare is probably the most important women’s issue in the 1990s. Without it women who need to work, or who want to, are restricted to part-time, low-status and therefore low-paid jobs. Until recently the term ‘childcare’ has referred to paid care for children under five. Now the term also includes caring for children in the hours between school finishing and the end of the working day.


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© Anna Eckersley 1992

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