Gender Dimensions in Family Life
A Comparative Study of Structural Constraints & Power in Sweden & Japan

By Mieko Takahashi
July 2003
Almqvist & Wiksell International
ISBN: 91-22-01995-2
175 pages, 6 3/4" x 9 1/2"
$59.50 Paper Original

Contents of this Ph.D. dissertation include: Introduction, Two cases among welfare states: Sweden & Japan - A comparison of structural and institutional bases for gender equality, Gender dimensions and mechanism in the organization of family life, Marital power in dual earner families - Consideration of the gender structure of power and constraints, Gender dimensions in pre- and post separation life - Case study of lone mothers, and Conclusion.

Stockholm Studies in Sociology N.S. No. 15

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