Family-Friendly Backlash, Definition(s) of

  • A (36)
  • B (19)
  • C (58)
  • D (26)
  • E (34)
  • F (43)
  • G (20)
  • H (19)
  • I (27)
  • J (11)
  • K (1)
  • L (16)
  • M (27)
  • N (18)
  • O (18)
  • P (33)
  • Q (5)
  • R (30)
  • S (59)
  • T (16)
  • U (4)
  • V (7)
  • W (39)

"Refers to the resentment among some employees regarding unequal access to and use of family friendly benefits." (Grandey & Cordeiro)

"[C]hildless workers who do not get to use family-friendly benefits may be resentful." (Gonzales, Clarke, & O'Dell, 1998).

Glossary Source: 

As defined by Grandey & Cordeiro in Family-Friendly Policies and Organizational Justice, a Sloan Work and Family Encyclopedia entry. Retrieved from the Sloan Work and Family Research Network website: http://wfnetwork.bc.edu/encyclopedia_template.php?id=231.

Rothausen, T. J., Gonzales, J. A., Clarke, N. E., & O'Dell, L. L. (1998). Family-friendly backlash—Fact or fiction? The case of organizations' on-site child care centers. Personnel Psychology, 51, 685-705.