Volume 10 - gender, equality and education from international and comparative perspectives isbn: 978-1-84855-094-0 eisbn: 978-1-84855-095-7 edited by: david p baker, alexander w wiseman published: 2009. This study focuses on the division of housework among various couple-earner types across different european welfare regimes in regard to work‒family policies and gender norms studying different couple-earner types from a cross- national comparative perspective can provide important insights into how. Keywords discrimination, equality, europe, race, ethnicity, gender religion, eu law, measurement work examines discrimination and policy responses in a comparative perspective they were asked to promoting diversity (23%) and promoting gender equality (12%)5 much larger sums were spent. This article examines how different repertoires of women's activism influence gender earnings equality across countries to prior work on social movement outcomes by conceptualizing women's mobilization in the context of fields and further testing its effects on distributional outcomes in a comparative perspective. This article deals with the notion of equality in louis dumont's work, specifically relative to ideology and sex distinction in kinship terminology it provides a new reading of his writings on ses travaux sont ici utilisés pour ouvrir une perspective comparative sur la distinction de sexe l'article propose d'étendre ce type. Gender equality policy in comparative perspective amy atchison valparaiso university, valparaiso, in, usa defending women's rights in europe: gender equality and eu enlargement, by avdeyeva o a, new york, suny group of gender equality policy called work/family reconciliation policy this includes policies. Among a set of multiple and heterogeneous policies (thévenon, 2011) that affect families and child well-being, i highlight policies promoting female employment, gender equality, and work and life reconciliation (gornick & meyers, 2008 lewis, 2006) from institutional and comparative perspectives, three different but. Comparative perspectives on work-life balance and gender equality fathers on leave alone editors: o'brien, margaret, wall, karin (eds) this open access book provides an international perspective on fathers who take parental leave alone raises important issues on modernization of the life course and the family in.
Comparing the uk, us, germany and japan, this book draws on innovative concepts of varieties of gender regime as well as varieties of capitalism the volume re-thinks comparative perspectives editors: walby, s varieties of gender regimes and regulating gender equality at work in the global context lenz, ilse. Gender equality, enhance productivity and facilitate workers' choice and influence over their working hours this book will be of and dieter stiefel working time around the world trends in working hours, laws and policies in a global comparative perspective sangheon lee, deirdre mccann and jon c messenger. Economics of gender: an asian and comparative perspective will offer students a good understanding of progress towards gender equality across the world today, with a strong focus on china in a comparative and global perspective why is women's pay and work, and position in the household, still far from equal.
Job quality trends in nordic countries in a comparative perspective alternative title: job quality trends in nordic countries in a comparative perspective author: mustosmäki, armi abstract: nordic countries stand out from the rest of the europe in terms of job quality comparative research literature sought to explain the. Course gives an overview of how the nordic countries work for gender equality and how this policy area is linked to family policies, work-life policies, social policies and in general the nordic welfare state regimes sümer, s (2009) european gender regimes and policies: comparative perspectives, farnham: ashgate. The relationship between secularism, democracy, religion, and gender equality has been a complex one across western democracies and still remains contested when we turn to muslim countries, the situation is even more multifaceted in the views of many western commentators, the question of women rights is the.
European comparative perspective tine kil the contribution of this study is to examine how gender inequality in the division of housework varies gender ideology - the last perspective looks into the distribution of domestic work as the result of gender ideology from this respect, women with attitudes in line with the. At the same time, the roles of women and mothers are changing rapidly in both the east and the west marriage, work, and family life in comparative perspective: japan, south korea, and the united states by when we compare eastern and western societies, we find similar economic and social forces at work.
And insult,114 where women can achieve equality of employment to a social structure of gender inequality as a whole32 pornography and women's equality) see also mary ann glendon, a beau mentir qui vient de loin: the 1988 canadian abortion decision in comparative perspective, 83 nw u l rev 569.
We would like to thank the german federal commissioner for culture and media, prof monika grütters, mdb, for supporting this project financially in particular, we appreciate her support through dr kathrin hahne and dr roland witzel we also thank eva andersson (musikverket), dr monia azzalini (osservatorio di. This comparative study analyses the issue of workplace plans aimed at achieving greater equality between women and men development and evaluation of policy processes, so that a gender equality perspective is incorporated in all policies, at all levels and at all stages, by the actors normally involved in policy- making. Modelling the effects of trade on women, at work and at home: comparative perspectives parmarzia fontana,du même auteur   gender inequality is larger in bangladesh than in zambia also as far as wages are concerned this is described in table 2 women with no education, for example, earn less than 50 per. Appendix 2 - scandinavian approaches to gender equality in academia: a comparative study this document summarises the national legislative frameworks and policy initiatives, which i refer to in the article scandinavian and higher education institutions to prioritise and strengthen their work on gender equality (gender.
This article reviews feminist comparative and transnational research on workplace policy, politics and the state most comparative research aimed at developing a gender perspective has focused on welfare work in women's policy offices and who advocate gender equality policies (stetson and mazur, 1995 mazur. This module aims to give you a theoretical and conceptual vocabulary through which to develop an understanding of patterns of (in)equality, diversity and gender relations in europe and in the us it brings to light cross national variation in key themes, such as occupational segregation, working-time patterns, pay and. Men and women spend in paid work and housework by breaking down institutional conditions into economic on paid work and housework, a point widely demonstrated in international comparative research even according to the latter point of view, equality in time use between men and women existed also in earlier. All late work will be marked down depending on the degree to which it is tardy we strongly education from international and comparative perspectives ( international perspectives on education and society pp 15-35 in beyond access: transforming policy and practice for gender equality in education.