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Are women forced to choose family over work?

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Aired 4/19/09


Originally Aired: March 15, 2006

Women are not entering the workforce as they once did. Some experts say mothers' overcrowded lives are limiting their roles in the work force. UCSD sociologist Mary Blair-Loy talks about women, career and family.

Guests:

  • Mary Blair-Loy , sociology professor at UC San Diego. She is also the author of Competing Devotions: Career and Family Among Women Executives.
  • Leslie Morgan Steiner , executive at The Washington Post and mother of three. He new book is called Mommy Wars: Stay-At-Home and Career Moms Face Off on Their Choices, Their Lives, Their Families .

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