How Do Working Parents rate?

Compton, Michele
July 2000
Women in Business;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p26
Presents the views of children on working parents. Information on the book `Ask the Children: What America's Children Really Think About Working Parents,' by Ellen Galinsky; Opportunities for parents to give quality time to their children.


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