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Family-supportive employer policies and men a perspective by Joseph H. Pleck

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Published by Center for Research on Women, Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA .
Written in English


  • Fathers -- Employment -- United States.,
  • Hours of labor, Flexible -- United States.,
  • Parental leave -- United States.,
  • Work and family -- United States.

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StatementJoseph H. Pleck.
SeriesWorking paper -- no. 274, Working paper (Wellesley College. Center for Research on Women) -- no. 274.
The Physical Object
Pagination7 leaves ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18742760M

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