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Balancing Work, Family and Self Exercise
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Costello, Carrie. 2010. “Balancing Work, Family and Self Exercise”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Background: I use this exercise over the course of two class sessions to give students a
fairly realistic experience of what it is like to combine work and family obligations. On the first
day of the exercise, students work alone, deciding what responsibilities they personally would
prefer to take on, both in terms of career and in terms of...

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Resource Type(s):
Class Activity
Class Level(s):
College 200

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