Skip to content

Time Bind When Work Becomes Home and Home Becomes Work

Best in textbook rentals since 2012!

ISBN-10: 0805066438

ISBN-13: 9780805066432

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

Authors: Arlie Russell. Hochschild

List price: $23.00
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


The national bestseller that put "work/family balance" in the headlines and on the White House agenda, with a new introduction by the author. When The Time Bind was first published in 1997, it was hailed as the decade's most influential study of our work/family crisis. In the short time since, the crisis has only become more acute. Arlie Russell Hochschild, bestselling author of The Second Shift, spent three summers at a Fortune 500 company interviewing top executives, secretaries, factory hands, and others. What she found was startling: Though every mother and nearly every father said "family comes first," few of these working parents questioned their long hours or took the company up on…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $23.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company
Publication date: 4/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 344
Size: 8.40" wide x 8.57" long x 0.90" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Arlie Russell Hochschild, a professor of sociology at the University of California, Berkeley, is the author of two New York Times Notable Books of the Year, THE SECOND SHIFT and THE MANAGED HEART. She has received numerous awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a research grant from the National Institute of Mental Health. Her articles have appeared in Harper's, Mother Jones, and Psychology Today, among others. She lives in San Francisco with her husband, the writer Adam Hochschild.

The Waving Window
Managed Values and Long Days
An Angel of an Idea
Family Values and Reversed Worlds
Giving at the Office
The Administrative Mother
"All My Friends Are Worker Bees": Being a Part-Time Professional
"I'm Still Married": Work as an Escape Valve
"Catching Up on the Soaps": Male Pioneers in the Culture of Time
What If the Boss Says No?
"I Want Them to Grow Up to Be Good Single Moms"
The Overextended Family
Overtime Hounds
The Third Shift
Evading the Time Bind
Making Time