Gender Equality in Time: Low-Paid Mothers' Paid and Unpaid Work in the UK

  title={Gender Equality in Time: Low-Paid Mothers' Paid and Unpaid Work in the UK},
  author={Tracey Warren and Gillian Pascall and Elizabeth Fox},
  journal={Feminist Economics},
  pages={193 - 219}
Abstract Policies concerning time use are crucial to parents' experiences of paid and unpaid work and the reconciliation of work and family life. In heterosexual-couple households, gender inequalities in the distribution of paid work and care, working hours, and responsibility for children's schedules mean that mothers experience pressure on time and their ability to work, care, and manage households. Via qualitative interviews conducted in 2005–6, this contribution explores the time strategies… Expand
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