Converging gender roles - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 75-001-X200610713167

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The division of labour between men and women continues to evolve. Today's couples have a much more equal partnership in sharing financial, child care and household responsibilities. This has been brought about in large part by the expanding economic role of women, which has helped erode the idea that men should be primarily responsible for paid work while women look after unpaid household and family duties.

Issue Number: 2006107
Author(s): Marshall, Katherine
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