SOCI 32700 - Work and the Family

Searching SocIndex with Full Text

SocINDEX with Full Text is the best periodical database to start with for researching the topic of Work and the Family.

In that database, try starting with Work & Family as a subject, limiting the search to Scholarly Journals from 2000 to present.

From there, you can then narrow the topic in hundreds of different ways by adding additional subject terms or keywords. These are just a few ideas for ways to re-focus your topic:
  • Leisure
  • Working Mothers
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Job satisfaction
  • Cultural values
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Work-life balance
  • Poor families
  • Child rearing
  • Stress (Psychology)
  • Quality of work life
  • Home environment
  • Marital satisfaction
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Career development
  • Career changes

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