Week Eleven: "Wealthier Women Do Less Housework" Author: Stella Cernak

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This article reveals that the higher a woman's paycheck, the less housework she does. Sanjiv Gupta's research reveals that the amount of housework is not dependent on the comparison of the wife's paycheck to her husband's, but rather only the amount she makes, as the single most influential factor. His findings have shown that for every $7,500 earned annually by a woman, she performed one less hour of housework weekly. However, his studies did not find that equality has been achieved in the home
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This article or blog basically tells men not to marry women who have careers. The author accordingly supports their position with previous research. Career women are thought to be unhappy no matter what the circumstances may be; taking care of the kids, earning more money than their husbands, not earning more than their husbands, etc. There are multiple reasons why no man should marry a career woman - nine to be exact. I personally found it ridiculous, yet humorous.

This article or blog basically tells men not to marry women who have careers. The author accordingly supports their position with previous research. Career women are thought to be unhappy no matter what the circumstances may be; taking care of the kids, earning more money than their husbands, not earning more than their husbands, etc. There are multiple reasons why no man should marry a career woman - nine to be exact. I personally found it ridiculous, yet humorous.

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Selma James is an advocate for women and implores that we begin to truly care about the work that they do. I came across an entire organization that aims at bringing back a military budget. These grassroot workers aim to address the power relations that dictate the lives of many women and desire to provide appropriate, liveable wages to women.

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According to this article, the division of housework is a huge source of disagreement and argument that can even lead to divorce. This article is filled with interesting statistics and includes common complaints concerning housework from both males and females. The common belief is that division of household work is unfair, even when both are working full-time: you would think the work would be split evenly. Not so, according to this article. Suggestions for improving the issue are given.

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This research article focuses on the wage gap between men and women holding the same jobs. Apparently, simply being male does not excel you to the highest level, but rather being a sexist male furthers the wage gap between he and his female counterparts. It was found that men holding traditional views on gender roles earn up to $12,000 more each year than more progressive-thinking men. It is thought this is true because these men find their work more important and will fight for higher…

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