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The most immediate eﬀect of this reduction was to raise the importance of the functions that remained; childrearing, cleaning the home, cooking, providing for the family’s economic well-being. What is more, those functions that remained became divided and, once more, coalesced around gender to produce what may be termed the “Tarzan” and “Jane” principles. These principles indicated the domains in which males and females should, and should not, become expert. According to the “Tarzan principle,” men were expected to provide for the family’s physical and economic security and participate in childrearing, although this participation should be limited to relatively highorder managerial functions such as those associated with family discipline and major family purchases; men were expected not to become involved in cleaning the home, preparing meals, caring for children, and the day-to-day aspects of the family budget.
She should not want a career, and should not compete with men, but rather back them up” (p. 421). Indeed, as the researchers observed, “the cultural pattern dinned into Middletown’s girls and women on every hand has no uncertainty as to their diﬀerent and secondary role, and shows no appreciable change since 1925. The women’s pages in both local papers carry syndicated articles telling them: ‘Women the weaker sex? ,’ ‘The wise wife takes a minor role and gives her husband the lead’ . . an editorial in 1932 observed ‘.
Additionally, the researchers argued that women’s increased presence in the paid workforce produced negative outcomes such as weaker family ties, increased emotional distance between parents and children, increased acceptance of pre-marital sex, and decreased satisfaction in marriage. Despite the intuitive appeal of this position, thorough examination of the Lynds’ analyses provides little evidence of radical change between 1925 and 1935. 7%, that increase occurred almost exclusively in two low-skill, low-status ﬁelds in which women traditionally sought employment, clerical work and the service industry.
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