Choosing Children over Career? Changes in the Postpartum Labor Force Behavior of Professional Women

In recent years, the popular press in the U. S. has repeatedly profiled professional women who have elected to leave the labor force in order to devote their full-time energies to child rearing. The conclusion of these articles is often that mothers have tired of trying to be 'superwomen'...

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Volume: 19
Main Author: Leslie Whittington
Susan Averett
Donna Anderson
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Dordrecht Kluwer Academic Publishers 01.08.2000
Elsevier Scientific Pub. Co
published in: Population research and policy review Vol. 19; no. 4; pp. 339 - 355
Data of publication: 20000801
ISSN: 0167-5923
1573-7829
EISSN: 1573-7829
Discipline: Economics
Geography
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