Gender and the relationship between job experiences and psychological distress: a study of dual-earner couples.

@article{Barnett1993GenderAT,
  title={Gender and the relationship between job experiences and psychological distress: a study of dual-earner couples.},
  author={Rosalind C. Barnett and Nancy Marshall and Stephen W. Raudenbush and Richard T Brennan},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={1993},
  volume={64 5},
  pages={794-806}
}
This article examines the association between job role quality and psychological distress in a sample of 300 full-time employed dual-earner couples, controlling for such individual level variables as age, education, occupational prestige, and marital quality and for such couple level variables as length of marriage, parental status, and household income. The magnitude of this effect is compared for men and for women. Results indicate that job role quality is significantly negatively associated… CONTINUE READING