Societal Cultural Models of Work and Family: An International Perspective

Author(s):

  • Mary Blair-Loy
  • Michal Frenkel

Document type: Encyclopedia Entry

Appears in: Work and Family Encyclopedia

Year: 2005

Topic:

  • Culture
  • Gender
  • International
  • Work and Family

Discipline:

  • Sociology

Abstract:

Culture provides the meanings of gender, work, family, and work-family conflict. How shall we conceptualize societal cultures for work-family research? This article reviews some of the literatures on this issue and suggests directions for future research.

Link:Societal_Cultural_Models encyclopedia