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Mom’s Unpaid Labor
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Barton, Bernadette. 2010. “Mom’s Unpaid Labor”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Reflect upon, and give a dollar value to the various unpaid labors that a typical mother of
two children with a partner provides her family and society at large. If you are unsure what a
specific service is worth, feel free to explore salary comparisons on the web. First identify all
the different domestic tasks Mom does, then assign an annual...

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