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Measures Of Personality And Social Psychological Attitudes
J.P. Robinson, P.R. Shaver, and L.S. Wrightsman, Criteria for Scale Selection and Evaluation. D.L. Paulhus, Measurement and Control of Response Bias. F.M. Andrews and J.P. Robinson, Measures ofExpand
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Is Anyone Doing the Housework? Trends in the Gender Division of Household Labor
Time-diary data from representative samples ofAmerican adults show thatthenumber ofoverall hours ofdomestic labor (excluding child care andshopping) has continued to decline steadily and predictablyExpand
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Squaring the circle? Some thoughts on the idea of sustainable development
Abstract The paper reviews how the concept of sustainable development has played out in industrialized countries since 1987. It examines the theory and practice of sustainable development in theExpand
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CHAPTER 1 – Criteria for Scale Selection and Evaluation
The original idea for this handbook of attitude and personality measures came from Robert Lane, a political scientist at Yale University. Like most social scientists, Lane found it difficult to keepExpand
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Social Implications of the Internet
The Internet is a critically important research site for sociologists testing theories of technology diffusion and media effects, particularly because it is a medium uniquely capable of integratingExpand
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Are Parents Investing Less in Children? Trends in Mothers’ and Fathers’ Time with Children1
In this study, time diary data are used to assess trends in mothers’ and fathers’ child care time from the mid‐1960s to the late 1990s. Contrary to conventional wisdom, the results indicate that bothExpand
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Future subjunctive: backcasting as social learning
Backcasting represents a form of explicitly normative scenario analysis. This paper reviews some of the key theoretical and methodological issues that are raised by a backcasting approach andExpand
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What did you do today? Children's use of time, family composition, and the acquisition of social capital.
Using time-diary data collected from a statewide probability sample of California children aged 3-11, we examine the amount of time children spend on four activities presumed to affect theirExpand
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The time squeeze: Parental statuses and feelings about time with children
Policy makers, parents, and the public are concerned with perceived declines in parents’ time with children. Data from two national surveys (N = 1,159 and N = 821) used in this study show that nearlyExpand
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