Susan Holloway ó 1 SUMMARY
F family life To answer this uestion the author draws on in depth interviews and extensive survey data to examine Japanese mothers' perspectives and experiences of marriage parenting and family life The goal is to understand how as introspective self aware individuals these women interpret and respon.
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D to the barriers and opportunities afforded within the structural and ideological contexts of contemporary Japan The findings suggest a need for changes in the structure of the workplace and the education system to provide women with the opportunity to find a fulfilling balance of work and family li.
CHARACTERS Women and Family in Contemporary Japan
Japanese women have often been singled out for their strong commitment to the role of housewife and mother But they are now postponing marriage and bearing fewer children and Japan has become one of the least fertile and fastest aging countries in the world Why are so many Japanese women opting out o.