Book
323 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Where we are now
  • A conspiracy of silence
  • How mothers' work was "disappeared" : the invention of the unproductive housewife
  • The truly invisible hand
  • The mommy tax
  • The dark little secret of family life
  • What is a wife worth?
  • Who really owns the family wage?
  • Who pays for the kids?
  • The welfare state versus a caring state
  • The toughest job you'll ever love
  • An accident waiting to happen
  • "It was her choice"
  • Conclusion : how to bring children up without putting women down.
A former New York Times reporter tackles the difficult issue of gender economic equality, confronting the financial penalties levied on motherhood.
Green Library
SOC-142