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Police Social Work

Overview page. Subjects: Social Work.

Police social workers are professionally trained social workers or individuals with related academic degrees employed within police departments or social service agencies who receive...

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Women's Employment and Housework

Tanja van der Lippe.

in Dividing the Domestic

February 2010; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 7320 words.

This chapter focuses on female labor market participation and its implications in the division of household work. It begins with an overview of women's employment in 33 countries: their...

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Dividing the Domestic

Edited by Judith Treas and Sonja Drobnič.

February 2010; p ublished online June 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 280 pages.

In this book, leading international scholars roll up their sleeves to investigate how culture and country characteristics permeate our households and our private lives. The book introduces...

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Equality, Protection or Discrimination: Gender Equality Policies in Turkey

Saniye Dedeoglu.

in Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society

June 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Policy; Gender and Sexuality. 8313 words.

European Union (EU) gender Directives are filtered through distinctive national social policy regimes, and differences in political and cultural attitudes toward gender and women's place in...

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Policing

Michael Sierra-Arévalo.

in Sociology

P ublished online October 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory. 10825 words.

Policing refers to the profession and practice of maintaining social order and enforcing the law through the street-level prevention, detection, and investigation of crime. As society’s...

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Motherhood

Claudia Geist.

in Sociology

P ublished online August 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory. 8553 words.

Defining the meaning of motherhood is more complex than once thought. Due to technological and legal changes there is more and more variation among mothers with respect to age, marital...

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