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#1. Here is a new car, a new iPhone. We buy. We discard. We buy again. In recent years, we've been doing it faster. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#2. Three factors
the belief that child care is female work, the failure of ex-husbands to support their children, and higher male wages at work
have taken the economic rug from under that half of married women who divorce. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#3. Many working families are both prisoners and architects of the time bind in which they find themselves. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#4. The surface of American life looks smooth, prosperous, peaceful. But underneath, fault-line shifts in family and work life have led us into what some have called 'advanced insecurity.' - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#5. Conservatives of yesterday seem moderate or liberal to us today. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#6. Just as the archetype of the supermom
the woman who can do it all
minimizes the real needs of women, so too the archetype of the"superkid" minimizes the real needs of children. It makes it all right to treat a young child as if he or she were older. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#7. The emotional magnets beneath home and workplace are in the process of being reversed. Work has become a form of 'home' and home has become 'work.' - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#8. Many of the young aspire to happy marriages and dot-com fortunes but end up in guarded love and okay-for-now jobs. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#9. Could it be, I wonder, that there is such a thing as a wantologist, someone we can hire to figure out what we want? Have I arrived at some final telling moment in my research on outsourcing intimate parts of our lives, or at the absurdist edge of the market frontier? - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#10. The explosion in the number of available personal services says a great deal about changing ideas of what we can reasonably expect from whom. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#11. To televisionize any serious problem, the program directors face the task of making the message 'go down smooth' until the audience is delivered to the commercial. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#12. Oil's been pretty darned good to us," she said. "I don't want a smaller house. I don't want to drive a smaller car. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#13. Paradoxically, those who call for family values also tout the wonders of an unregulated market without observing the subtle cultural links between the family they seek to regulate and the market they hold free. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#14. I'm a hard worker and love my work. I have felt pulled toward work. And it's a pull I have ferociously had to counter to make room for my family. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#15. Many women cut back what had to be done at home by redefining what the house, the marriage and, sometimes, what the child needs. One woman described a fairly common pattern: I do my half. I do half of his half, and the rest doesn't get done. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#16. Instead of the country agreeing with her community on the natural rightness of heterosexual marriage as the center of family life, she was now obliged to defend herself against the idea that these views were sexist, homophobic, old-fashioned, and backward. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#17. Corporate engineers have looked at how women are with each other, borrowing the best tips from female neighborhood culture and then transporting them back into the bosom of capitalism. They've feminized capitalism. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#18. Just as there is a wage gap between men and women in the workplace, there is a 'leisure gap' between them at home. Most women work one shift in the office or factory and a 'second shift' at home. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#19. A political campaign has a central place in the cultural life of a people. It tells citizens what issues powerful people think are worth hearing about. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#20. The more anxious, isolated and time-deprived we are, the more likely we are to turn to paid personal services. To finance these extra services, we work longer hours. This leaves less time to spend with family, friends and neighbors; we become less likely to call on them for help, and they on us. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#21. The strategy we need to pursue is one of recovering our time - to push back on our hours of work. We need to form a new alliance between feminist groups, labor unions, child advocates, progressive corporations, and the federal government insofar as it's willing to pursue a family-friendly agenda. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#22. It's been a long struggle. But we've made huge progress. I mean, when I started at Berkeley, women weren't allowed to be part of the band. No women were allowed into the male faculty club. I mean, I was there. I remember that! The worlds were so divided. So the change has been huge. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#23. The focus of our public discourse has been on how American companies are competing with Japanese, German, and other foreign companies. What this allows us to ignore is how each of those American companies is really in competition with the families of the workers. That's the real competition. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#24. 601If love is a precious resource, it is not one simply extracted from the Third World and implanted in the First; rather, it owes its very existence to a particular cultural alchemy that occurs in the land to which it is imported. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#25. I think we have a rawer version of capitalism and a more fragile community and family base than other nations. We are a more individualistic culture. From the Boston Tea Party on, we've had too little faith in government. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#26. Each marriage bears the footprints of economic and cultural trends which originate far outside marriage. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#27. The choice is not, Reich argues, between a governed and an ungoverned market, but between a market governed by laws favoring monopolistic companies and one governed by those favoring small business. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#28. And the Republican Party especially associates the market with the idea of progress, goodness, family, and points us toward the mall as an answer to all our personal dreams. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#29. I'm giving you my Bible answers. I'm not well educated. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#30. Children born of married parents in America face a higher risk of seeing them break up than children born of unmarried parents in Sweden. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#31. In response to our fast-food culture, a 'slow food' movement appeared. Out of hurried parenthood, a move toward slow parenting could be growing. With vital government supports for state-of-the-art public child care and paid parental leave, maybe we would be ready to try slow love and marriage. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#32. The right seeks release from liberal notions of what they should feel--happy for the gay newlywed, sad at the plight of the Syrian refugee, resentful to pay taxes. The left sees prejudice. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#33. Compared with the employed, the jobless are less likely to vote, volunteer, see friends and talk to family. Even on weekends, the jobless spend more time alone than those with jobs. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#34. We don't live with the community of yesteryear. And we don't enjoy the public services Europeans do. So we turn to the market. Once we do, we find that service providers raise the standards of personal life, so that we come to feel we need them to live our 'best' personal lives. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#35. Just 158 rich families contributed nearly half of the $176 million given to candidates in the first phase of the presidential election of 2016 - $138 million to Republicans and $20 million to Democrats. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#36. Each person's drive to overwork is unique, and doing too much numbs every workaholic's emotions differently. Sometimes overwork numbs depression, sometimes anger, sometimes envy, sometimes sexuality. Or the overworker runs herself ragged in a race for attention. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#37. What is for sale, what is not? If we really think that making your apologies to your wife or reading a bedside story to your child are activities that we can pay a stranger to do, then, without moralising, what has happened to us? - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#38. Tea Party adherents seemed to arrive at their dislike of the federal government via three routes--through their religious faith (the government curtailed the church, they felt), through hatred of taxes (which they saw as too high and too progressive), and through its impact on their loss of honor. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#39. If in previous decades large historic events drew people together and oriented them toward collective action, the recent double trend toward greater choice but less security leads the young to see their lives in more individual terms. Big events collectivize. Little events atomize. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#40. I really have this sense that time is passing, and it's important to do what you have wanted to do. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#41. What emotions would we experience if we weren't working ourselves to death? What wishes drive us? What fantasies hitch themselves to our continual busyness? Only when we step away from our frenzy can we know. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#42. The influx of women into paid work and her increased power raise a woman's aspirations and hopes for equal treatment at home. Her lower wage and status at work and the threat of divorce reduce what she presses for and actually expects. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#43. And we're in the middle of a 'perfect storm.' These days, government social services are being bad-mouthed and defunded. The non-profit world is looking more and more like the for-profit world. The growing gap between rich and poor makes most of us very anxious about where we stand. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#44. As motherhood as a "private enterprise" declines and more mothers rely on the work of lower-paid specialists, the value accorded the work of mothering (not the value of children) has declined for women, making it all the harder for men to take it up. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#45. Most of us have jobs that require some handling of other peoples' feelings and our own, and in that sense, we are all partly flight attendants. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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#46. We think we're saving time with microwaves, cell phones, beepers, computers and voice mail, but often these things help us create the illusion of getting somewhere - and they foster a chain of constant activity. We're really just squeezing extra activity into every minute that we gain. - Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
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