Work, Women, Class and Care: Working Women in Contemporary European Cities

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 302
RC32 Women in Society (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Evelyn MAHON, Trinity College, Ireland and Maria KONTOS, Goethe University Frankfurt, Institute of Social Research, Germany
Consuelo CORRADI, Lumsa University, Italy
Childcare and Elderly Care in Bologna (Oral Presentation)
Lara MAESTRIPIERI, Polytechnic of Milan, Italy

Class Differences in Women's Work-Care Reconciliation in Contemporary Leeds (Oral Presentation)
Sue YEANDLE, University of Leeds, United Kingdom; Erika KISPETER, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Explaining Women's Employment Patterns in the Local Context: The Role of Education and Local Care Policies in Terrassa (Spain) (Oral Presentation)
Lluis FLAQUER, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain; Almudena MORENO MINGUEZ, University of Valladolid, Spain; Anna ESCOBEDO, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain; Fernando ANTON ALONSO, University Autonoma of Barcelona, Spain

Does Local Level Policy Making Hinder Women to Participate in the Labour Market and Support the Gender Inequality? (Oral Presentation)
Häli TARUM, University of Tartu, Estonia; Dagmar KUTSAR, University of Tartu, Estonia

Factors Conditioning Female Labor Force Participation (Oral Presentation)
Per H. JENSEN, Aalborg University, Denmark

Reconciling Work and Motherhood: Class and Access to Childcare in Dublin (Oral Presentation)
Evelyn MAHON, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Reconciling Work and Family Care for Women : What Different Impacts on Working Carers and Care Workers ? (Oral Presentation)
Annie DUSSUET, Université de Nantes, France; Monique BIGOTEAU, CNRS Espaces et Sociétés, France; Pascal CAILLAUD, Droit et Changement Social (UMR 6297 CNRS), France; Béatrice CHAUDET, Université de Nantes, France; Carine PÉRIBOIS, MSH Ange Guépin, France

„Migrant Nannies In French and German Households – Insights From a Care Worker's Point Of View” (Oral Presentation)
Janina GLAESER, University of Strasbourg , Germany

Middle Class Women's Work and Childcare in Paris (Oral Presentation)
Yoko MAKI, Hitotsubashi University, Japan

Access to and Perceived Quality of Childcare (and elder care) in Europe (Distributed Paper)
Michaela GSTREIN, Institute for Advanced Studies, Austria; Petra RODIGA-LASSNIG, Institute for Advanced Studies Carinthia, Austria

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