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84%OFFTriin Roosalu - Rethinking Gender, Work and Care in a New Europe: Theorising Markets and Societies in the Post-Postsocialist Era - 9781137371089 - V9781137371089
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Rethinking Gender, Work and Care in a New Europe: Theorising Markets and Societies in the Post-Postsocialist Era

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Given the growing importance of Eastern European countries in the development of the EU, there is an urgent need to reconstruct the recent dynamic developments in women's work and care in these societies, and the socio-political determinants thereof. Considering their specific cultural, economic and historical development, it can be assumed that the trends and determinants of women's labour market trajectories in CEE countries differ significantly from those in the other European countries that have frequently made up the basis for established theories in social and labour market research. This being the case, can 'standard' theoretical approaches, mostly modelled on evidence ... Read more

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Product Details

Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
Number of Pages
388
Place of Publication
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781137371089
SKU
V9781137371089
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Ref
99-1

About Triin Roosalu
Triin Roosalu is Associate Professor and Researcher at the Institute of International and Social Studies, Tallinn University, Estonia. Dirk Hofäcker is Professor of Quantitative Social Research Methods at the Department of Educational Sciences, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. He specializes in internationally comparative social research.

Reviews for Rethinking Gender, Work and Care in a New Europe: Theorising Markets and Societies in the Post-Postsocialist Era
“This book examines issues of equal rights for parenthood in depth, by evaluating the situation in the CEE and Western European countries. The edited volume highlights the double burden of Bulgarian and Hungarian women, who still have to work in the household while also working outside of it, but also shows that being a single parent, regardless of gender, serves ... Read more

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