Couples Sociologists

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Parsons
Instrumental and expressive roles
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Bott
Segregated conjugal roles and joint conjugal roles
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Young and Willmott
'March of progress', changes are result of; changes is women's positions, geographical mobility, new technology and higher standards of living
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Oakley
15% of husbands have high participation in housework and 25% in childcare. Husbands share in pleasurable sides of childcare. Women's jobs are extension of expressive role
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Boulton
20% of husbands have high participation in housework
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Man-Yee Kan
Younger, better paid and better educated a woman is, the less housework she does. 2 hours less every £10,000 earnt
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Gershuny
Wives who didn't work; 83% of housework, wives who did work (full time); 73%
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Silver and Schor
Housework has become commercialised and women working means they can afford the products
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Ferri and Smith
Women perform a dual burden of paid work and housework
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Duncombe and Marsden
Women perform a triple shift of paid work, emotion work and housework
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Dunne
Lesbian couples don't follow gender scripts and are more equal
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Pahl and Vogler
Pooling and allowance system
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Edgell
Very important decisions (job change, new house) - taken by husband; important decisions (holiday destination, education) - taken jointly; less important decisions (home decor, food purchases) - taken by wife
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Wilkinson
Worries about money spill into arguments, lack of money restricts social circle and support
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