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1. Hyde, Janet Shibley
Essex, Marilyn J.
Parental Leave and Child Care: Setting a Research and Policy Agenda
Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1991
Cohort(s): NLSY79
Publisher: Temple University Press
Keyword(s): Child Care; Childbearing; Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA); Leave, Family or Maternity/Paternity; Maternal Employment

Partially based on papers submitted to a conference conducted by the Women's Studies Research Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Sept. 1988./ Includes bibliographical references and index.

Parental leave and infant care : U.S. and international trends and issues, 1978-1988 / Sheila B. Kamerman -- Childbirth and maternal employment : data from a national longitudinal survey / Patricia Garrett, Sally Lubeck, and DeeAnn Wenk -- Science and politics and the "dual vision" of feminist policy research : the example of family and medical leave / Roberta M. Spalter-Roth and Heide I. Hartmann -- Parenting without poverty : the case for funded parental leave / Ann Bookman -- Legal aspects of parental leave : at the crossroads / Susan Deller Ross -- Legal aspects of child care : the policy debate over the appropriate amount of public responsibility / Lucinda M. Finley -- Family leave, the need for a new minimum standard / Ellen Bravo. The labor movement's role in parental leave and child care / Carolyn York -- The Wisconsin Family and Medical Leaves Act : states resolving the conflict between parenthood and livelihood / John R. Plewa -- The place of caregiving work in contemporary societies / Deanne Bonnar -- Employers' parental leave policies : does the labor market provide parental leave? / Eileen Trzcinski -- How does the employer benefit from child care? / Jules M. Marquart -- Employers' child care policies : sick child care / Mitzi Dunn -- Family leave policymaking in a mid-sized professional firm : a case study / Linda M. Clifford -- The Wisconsin Parental Leave Study : maternity leave and the health of women and their families / Janet Shibley Hyde and Roseanne Clark -- The Wisconsin Parental Leave Study : the roles of fathers / Marilyn J. Essex and Marjorie H. Klein. Factors influencing recovery from childbirth / Lorraine Tulman and Jacqueline Fawcett -- Timing the return to the workplace : effects on the developing mother-infant relationship / Marsha Weinraub and Elizabeth Jaeger -- Supporting optimal parenting behaviors during infancy / Lynne Sanford Koester -- The child care preferences of parents with young children : how little is known / Freya L. Sonenstein -- The regulation controversy in family day care : the perspective of providers / Margaret K. Nelson -- Equal parenthood and social policy : lessons from a study of parental leave in Sweden / Linda Haas -- The political history of parental leave policy / Dorothy McBride Stetson -- Parental leave and child care in China / Li Min -- Cultural values, child care, and parenting : the Italian experience in anthropological perspective / George R. Saunders.

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Hyde, Janet Shibley and Marilyn J. Essex. Parental Leave and Child Care: Setting a Research and Policy Agenda. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1991.