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Title Circles of care : work and identity in women's lives / edited by Emily K. Abel and Margaret K. Nelson.

Publication Info. Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, [1990]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.42 C578C    Check Shelf
Description ix, 326 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series SUNY series on women and work
SUNY series on women and work.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Circles of care : an introductory essay / Emily K. Abel and Margaret K. Nelson -- Toward a feminist theory of caring / Berenice Fisher and Joan Tronto -- Family care of the frail elderly / Emily K. Abel -- Gender differences in spouse management of the caregiver role / Baila Miller -- Alice in the human services : a feminist analysis of women in the caring professions / Berenice Fisher -- The duty or right to care? : nursing and womanhood in historical persective / Susan M. Reverby -- Caring for the institutionalized mentally retarded : work culture and work-based social support / Rebecka Inga Lungren and Carole H. Browner -- Nursing homes as trouble / Timothy Diamond -- Does it pay to care? / Karen Brodkin Sacks -- Mothering others' children : the experiences of family day care providers / Margaret K. Nelson -- Experts and caregivers : perspectives on underground day care / Elaine Enarson -- Licensed lay midwifery and medical models of childbirth / Rose Weitz and Deborah A. Sullivan -- Double jeopardy : the costs of caring at work and at home / Nancy L. Marshall ... [et al.] -- Family perceptions of care in a nursing home / Barbara Bowers -- Children's caregivers and ideologies of parental inadequacy / Julia Wrigley.
Subject Women -- United States -- Psychology.
Caregivers -- United States -- Psychology.
Human services personnel -- United States -- Psychology.
Added Author Abel, Emily K.
Nelson, Margaret K., 1944-
ISBN 0791402630 alkaline paper
0791402649 paperback alkaline paper
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