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Why Gender Equality Has Stalled February 20, 2013

Posted by The Raise Project in Uncategorized.
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Fabulous article on the realities of compromise:

“This is where the political gets really personal. When people are forced to behave in ways that contradict their ideals, they often undergo what sociologists call a “values stretch” — watering down their original expectations and goals to accommodate the things they have to do to get by. This behavior is especially likely if holding on to the original values would exacerbate tensions in the relationships they depend on.”

Read the full article here. 

 

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