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Author Hartman, Harriet
Title Gender and American Jews : Patterns in Work, Education, and Family in Contemporary Life
Imprint Hanover : Brandeis University Press, 2009
©2009
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Descript 1 online resource (313 pages)
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Series HBI Series on Jewish Women
HBI Series on Jewish Women
Note Intro -- Title Page -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1 | An Introduction to Gender and American Jews and the Significance of the Inquiry -- Part I | The Distinctiveness of Gendered Patterns of Secular Achievement among American Jews -- 2 | Education Patterns: The Foundation of Family and Economic Roles -- 3 | Family Patterns of American Jews -- 4 | Labor Force Participation and Occupational Achievement -- 5 | Dual-Earning Patterns of American Jews -- Part II | Ways of Being Jewish and the Distinctive Secular Roles of American Jewish Women and Men -- 6 | Gendered Patterns of Jewishness -- 7 | How Jewishness is Related to Family Patterns of American Jews -- 8 | How Jewishness is Related to Gendered Patterns of Secular Achievement -- 9 | How Jewishness is Related to American Jews' Dual-Earning Patterns -- 10 | Intermarriage and Gendered Patterns of Secular Achievement -- Part III | Conclusions -- 11 | Conclusions and a Look to the Future -- Appendix | Statistical Tables -- Notes -- References -- Index
A much-anticipated sociological analysis of gender components in contemporary American Jewish life based on the most recent population data
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hartman, Harriet Gender and American Jews : Patterns in Work, Education, and Family in Contemporary Life Hanover : Brandeis University Press,c2009 9781584657569
Subject Jewish women -- United States.;Jewish families -- United States.;Sexual division of labor -- United States
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Alt Author Hartman, Moshe
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