Working Mothers

Some articles on working mothers, working, working mother:

Work–leisure Dichotomy - Stress and Work-life Balance - Formation of The "ideal Worker" and Gender Differences
... According to the Center for American Progress, 90 percent of working mothers and 95 percent of working fathers report work-family conflict ... This negatively impacts working mothers as they may be "inaccurately perceived to have less commitment to their organizations than their counterparts, their advancement in organizations ... Working mothers often have to challenge perceptions and stereotypes that evolve as a working woman becomes a working mother ...

Famous quotes containing the words working mothers, mothers and/or working:

    Both at-home and working mothers can overmeet their mothering responsibilities. In order to justify their jobs, working mothers can overnurture, overconnect with, and overschedule their children into activities and classes. Similarly, some at-home mothers,... can make at- home mothering into a bigger deal than it is, over stimulating, overeducating, and overwhelming their children with purposeful attention.
    Jean Marzollo (20th century)

    The kind of power mothers have is enormous. Take the skyline of Istanbul—enormous breasts, pathetic little willies, a final revenge on Islam. I was so scared I had to crouch in the bottom of the boat when I saw it.
    Angela Carter (1940–1992)

    I was always pretending that I was a poor-working-girl, always forgetting that I was really poor M also a working girl.
    Margaret Anderson (1886–1973)