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Smock discusses the "new American family" on NPR

Pfeffer and colleagues re-examine impacts of community college attendance

Frey explains the minority-majority remapping of America

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Monday, Dec 1
Linda Waite, Health & Well-Being of Adults over 60

Sarah Burgard

Burgard's work on women's nighttime caregiving cited in Post column on "midnight moms"

a PSC In The News reference, 2011

"Midnight moms are in the grip of holiday mania" - Washington Post. 12/15/2011.

This piece on working mothers' midnight shift activities on behalf of their families cites Sarah Burgard's study of women's nonpaid time use. Burgard found that, regardless of age or job commitment, working mothers were significantly more likely than working fathers to give nighttime caregiving.

Researcher:

Sarah Burgard

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