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Arlie Hochschild on "The Second Shift"

The feminist scholar looks at how women in dual-career partnerships are often responsible for most of the unpaid domestic work. Hochschild joins Fresh Air to discuss why men don't share this labor equally with their partners, and the toll this inequity takes on working women.

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Other segments from the episode on June 29, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 29, 1989: Interview with Arlie Hochschild; Commentary on international pop music hits; Interview with Ian Frazier; Review of the film "Do the Right Thing."

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