Girls, Boys, and Schooling: Sex Equity and Excellence
- Murcia. // Cuadernos de PedagogÃa;nov2012, Issue 428, p115
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- Coworking as a Career Strategy: Implications for the Work and Family Lives of University Employees. Sweet, Stephen; Moen, Phyllis // Innovative Higher Education;Summer2004, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p255
This study of 276 couples compares coworking couples, which means both partners work for the same university, with noncoworking couples, those couples in which only one partner is employed at a university. Among the employees at the two universities studied, one in seven dual-earner couples...
- When Your Spouse Is Your Co-worker: Managing the Work-life Boundaries in Academic Couples. Prentice, Carolyn; Pollom, Laura // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2009, p1
This study explores how couples who work at the same organization ("coworker-spouses") use communication to negotiate their public and private lives between themselves and their organization. The authors interviewed 21 participants in higher education by using two theoretical...
- The JAL Guide to the Professional Literature: HIGHER EDUCATION. Altman, Ellen; Pratt, Allan // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Mar1999, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p155
Presents information on several reference materials on higher education. `Campus Climate: Understanding the Critical Components of Today's Colleges and Universities,' edited by Karen W. Bauer; `Academic Couples: Problems and Promises,' edited by Marianne A. Ferber and Jane Loeb; `Quality...
- Book Reviews. Post, David // Journal of Higher Education;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 69 Issue 6, p701
Reviews the book `Academic Couples: Problems and Promises,' edited by Marianne A. Ferber and Jane Loeb.
- Book Reviews. Blau, Judith R. // Gender Issues;Summer99, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p102
Reviews the book `Academic Couples: Problems and Promises,' edited by Marianne A. Ferber and Jane W. Loeb.
- Economic and Social Security and Substandard Working Conditions. Anderson, Deborah J. // ILR Review;Oct99, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p156
In the book 'Academic Couples: Problems and Promises,' edited by Marianne A. Ferber and Jane W. Loeb, 16 authors collaborate on 11 chapters (plus an introduction and conclusion) that discuss 'the problems and promises of dual-career couples in academe: their numbers, their productivity levels,...
- Scientists in love: When two worlds collide. Ouellette, Jennifer // Nature;2/15/2007, Vol. 445 Issue 7129, p700
The article analyzes the problems of married scientist couples in maintaining long distance and up-close relations. Londa Schiebinger, Stanford University, who is heading survey of dual-career academic couples in the United States is expected study about 30,000 faculty members of research...
- Sienna's A TEXT PEST. // NW;8/18/2008, Vol. 16 Issue 33, p30
The article focuses on the issues concerning the calls and text messages bombarded by actress Sienna Miller after actor Balthazar Getty called to put an end to their relationship. It cites that Miller has been making calls to Getty, but Getty said that he needs some time to work things out....