Day Thirteen: March 2

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Reminder about Readings for Next Week:

ISSUE TWO: LABOR AND LIBERATION


march 7 Liberation from Housework?


Readings:

  • Friedan, Betty. "The Problem That Has No Name" 
  • Syfers, Judy. "Why I Want a Wife" 

http://www.verge.demon.co.uk/kerb/wantwife.htm

  • Ehrenreich, Barbara.  Excerpt from "Maid to Order"
  • Bose, Christine E. "The Interconnections of Paid and Unpaid Domestic Work"

http://www.barnard.edu/sfonline/work/bose_01.htm


march 9 The Nanny Problem


Readings:

  • Tronto, Joan. "The Nanny Problem" 
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