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Changes in work and family for men and women

Dec 2 2013

In the breadwinner-and-homemaker family, there was a clear division of labor, with men concentrating on work outside the home and women on family. But since the 1960s, when this family form began to break down, many have sought both satisfying paid work and rewarding family relationships.

In the following video lecture, Myra Strober explains what research says about what we can do in our personal lives, at work, and as a society to help women and men balance work and family.

A gender lens
exposes gaps in knowledge,
identifies root causes of barriers,
and proposes workable solutions.