Work and Family Glossary

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Founding Editors: Jessica Jackson & Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes

The Glossary was prepared to clarify and/or define specific terms selected from entries in the Work and Family Encyclopedia as well as several other work and family sources.

We look to multiple sources for appropriate definitions, including: 1) social science dictionaries, 2) Encyclopedia entry author(s)' definitions, and 3) definitions excerpted from academic literature.

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