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A Comparative Analysis of European Time Transfers between Generations and Genders [electronic resource] / by Emilio Zagheni, Marina Zannella, Gabriel Movsesyan, Brittney Wagner.

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dc.contributor.author Zagheni, Emilio. author.
dc.contributor.author Zannella, Marina. author.
dc.contributor.author Movsesyan, Gabriel. author.
dc.contributor.author Wagner, Brittney. author.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-03T15:49:03Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-03T15:49:03Z
dc.date.created 2015.
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.isbn 9789401795913
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/24916
dc.description X, 48 p. 21 illus., 20 illus. in color.
dc.description.abstract This comparative study of European time transfers reveals the full extent of transfers in the form of unpaid work and highlights the existence of important gender differences in household time production. A large quantity of goods and services are produced by household members for their own consumption, without involving market transactions. Despite the economic and social importance of unpaid work, these productive activities are largely invisible to traditional national economic accounts. As a consequence, standard measures of intergenerational transfers typically ignore household production, and thus underestimate the overall value of goods and services produced over the life cycle; in particular, the economic contribution of females. The book uses a life course approach to offer policy-relevant insights into the effect of demographic and social change on intergenerational ties and gender inequality in household production.
dc.description.tableofcontents Introduction -- Chapter 1: The European Socio-Demographic and Institutional Context -- Chapter 2: Time is Economically Valuable: Production, Consumption and Transfers of Time by Age and Sex -- Chapter 3: Heterogeneity in Unpaid Household Production over the Life Course -- Conclusion.
dc.language eng
dc.publisher Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer, 2015.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.ispartofseries SpringerBriefs in Population Studies, 2211-3215
dc.relation.ispartofseries SpringerBriefs in Population Studies, 2211-3215
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-9591-3
dc.subject Social sciences.
dc.subject Population.
dc.subject Social structure.
dc.subject Social inequality.
dc.subject Sociology.
dc.subject Demography.
dc.subject Families.
dc.subject Families Social aspects.
dc.subject Sex (Psychology).
dc.subject Gender expression.
dc.subject Gender identity.
dc.subject Social Sciences.
dc.subject Demography.
dc.subject Family.
dc.subject Gender Studies.
dc.subject Population Economics.
dc.subject Social Structure, Social Inequality.
dc.subject.ddc 304.6 23
dc.subject.lcc HB848-3697
dc.subject.other Humanities, Social Sciences and Law (Springer-11648)
dc.title A Comparative Analysis of European Time Transfers between Generations and Genders [electronic resource] / by Emilio Zagheni, Marina Zannella, Gabriel Movsesyan, Brittney Wagner.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-94-017-9591-3
dc.identifier.bib 978-94-017-9591-3
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
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