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Document ID (ISN)112095
CIS number 11-0761
ISSN - Serial title 1994-4446 - Hesamag
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Artazcoz L., Cortès I., Borrell C.
Title Work and family: "Double workload" overburdens women's health
Original title Travail et famille: une trop lourde "double charge" pour la santé des femmes [in French]
Bibliographic information 1st half 2011, No.3, p.21-25. Illus. 14 ref.
Internet access Travail_et_famille.pdf [in French]
Abstract This article discusses the gender aspects of occupational health, with emphasis on the consequences for women often burdened with the dual role of homemaker and breadwinner.
Descriptors (primary) state of health; women; sex-linked differences; social aspects
Descriptors (secondary) physical workload; mental workload; role of workers' organizations; non-occupational factors
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Women
Mental workload