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Call # HD4904.25 .W6626 2006
Title The work and family handbook : multi-disciplinary perspectives, methods, and approaches / edited by Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Ellen Ernst Kossek, Stephen Sweet
Imprint Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2006
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 WMS STACKS  HD4904.25 .W6626 2006    AVAILABLE


Descript. xxvi, 788 p. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Work and family
Work and family -- United States
Work and family -- Research
Alt Author Pitt-Catsouphes, Marcie
Kossek, Ellen Ernst
Sweet, Stephen A
OCLC # 61309263
Table of Contents
IFamilies and jobs in the 21st century 
1Charting new territory : advancing multi-disciplinary perspectives, methods, and approaches in the study of work and family / Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Ellen Ernst Kossek, Stephen Sweet1
2Understanding diversity of work in the 21st century and its impact on the work-family area of study / Amy S. Wharton17
3Understanding diversity of families in the 21st century and its impact on the work-family area of study / Stephen R. Marks41
IIDisciplinary approaches and theoretical perspectives 
 Introduction : the insights gained from integrating disciplines / Ellen Ernst Kossek, Stephen Sweet, Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes67
4Caregiving and wage-earning : a historical perspective on work and family / Eileen Boris, Carolyn Herbst Lewis73
5Work-family policies : the United States in international perspective / Erin L. Kelly99
6Demographic implications for work-family research / Martha Farnsworth Riche125
7Family studies : situating everyday family life at work, in time, and across contexts / Anisa M. Zvonkovic, Megan L. Notter, Cheryl L. Peters141
8The anthropology of the workplace and the family / Pete Richardson165
9Advancing a career focus on work and the family : insights from the life course perspective / Stephen Sweet, Phyllis Moen189
10Role theory perspectives on work and family / Rosalind Chait Barnett, Karen C. Gareis209
11Experimental social psychology and the study of work and family / Francine M. Deutsch223
12Sociological perspectives on families and work : the import of gender, class, and race / Naomi Gerstel, Natalia Sarkisian237
13The role of economics in work-family research / Robert Drago, Lonnie Golden267
14Work and family from an industrial/organizational psychology perspective / Cynthia A. Thompson, Laura L. Beauvais, Tammy D. Allen283
15A legal perspective on family issues at work / Mary C. Still, Joan C. Williams309
16Connecting social work perspectives to work-family research and practice / Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Jennifer E. Swanberg327
IIIMethodological approaches 
 Introduction : how diverse methodologies inform understandings of work and family relations / Stephen Sweet, Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Ellen Ernst Kossek361
17Ethnography and working families / Charles N. Darrah367
18Video ethnography and ethnoarchaeological tracking / Elinor Ochs, Anthony P. Graesch, Angela Mittmann, Thomas Bradbury, Rena Repetti387
19Using survey research to address work-life issues / James T. Bond, Ellen Galinsky411
20Using focus groups to study work and family / Janet Smithson435
21Longitudinal research on work and family issues / Ann C. Crouter, Amy E. Pirretti451
22In the moment : the benefits of the experience sampling method / Barbara Schneider469
23Case studies in work-family research / Suzan Lewis, Maria das Dores Guerreiro, Julia Brannen489
24Both art and science : employing organizational documentation in workplace-based research / Susan J. Lambert503
25A multiple stakeholder perspective : implications for measuring work-family outcomes / MaryAnne Hyland, Susan E. Jackson527
26Hierarchical models for work-family and life course research / Raymond Swisher551
27The work-family conflict construct : methodological implications / Shelley M. MacDermid, Ashley Harvey567
28Using mixed methods in research related to work and family / Margaret B. Neal, Leslie B. Hammer, David L. Morgan597
IVAdvancing policy and organizational change 
 Introduction : cultivating organizational change and advancing public policy / Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, Ellen Ernst Kossek, Stephen Sweet607
29The business case : managerial perspectives on work and the family / Ellen Ernst Kossek, Alyssa Friede611
30Legislatures, agencies, courts, and advocates : how laws are made, interpreted, and modified / Chai Rachel Feldblum, Robin Appleberry627
31Work-family interventions and experiments : workplaces, communities, and society / Lotte Bailyn, Ann Bookman, Mona Harrington, Thomas A. Kochan651
32The standards of excellence in work-life integration : from changing policies to changing organizations / Brad Harrington, Jacquelyn B. James665
33The arbitration of work and family conflicts / Benjamin W. Wolkinson, Russell Ormiston685
34Leadership in action : a work and family agenda for the future / Kathleen Christensen705