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Author Lindemann, Danielle J., author.

Title Commuter spouses : new families in a changing world / Danielle J. Lindemann.

Publication Info. Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2019.


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 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  306.36 LIN    Check Shelf
Description x, 182 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-178) and index.
Summary "Commuter spouses--married couples who live apart due to the demands of their dual professional careers--shed light on a series of broad shifts in the dynamics of marriage, family, gender roles, and professional careers in the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Apart together : individualism, interdependence, and the meaning of (commuter) marriage -- Virtually together : space, place, and communication technologies -- Nobody's decision : the "choice" to live apart -- "They don't have to pick up their husband's shoes" : doing and undoing gender -- Who benefits from (commuter) marriage? -- "But are they happy?".
Subject Commuter marriage -- United States.
Work and family -- United States.
Long-distance relationships -- United States.
Commuter marriage. (OCoLC)fst00871215
Long-distance relationships. (OCoLC)fst01201507
Work and family. (OCoLC)fst01180235
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Other Form: Online version: Lindemann, Danielle J., author. Commuter spouses Ithaca [New York] : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2019 9781501731198 (DLC) 2018042392
ISBN 9781501731181 (paperback ;) (alkaline paper)
1501731181 (paperback ;) (alkaline paper)
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