A mulher no sector dos Serviços: Percurso histórico e desigualdades

  • Aida Ferreira Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias

Resumo

The paper analyses the policy guide-lines towards the care of the elderly in Portugal and in some European countries.  It is centered on the construction of the policy of care and how it integrates what care means and who the carers are, focusing on the feminine component of this task. It identifies some political patterns in the area integrated in the models of the welfare state.

Key-words: Women, care, elderly people, welfare state.

Como citar
FERREIRA, Aida. A mulher no sector dos Serviços: Percurso histórico e desigualdades. Campus Social - Revista Lusófona de Ciências Sociais, [S.l.], n. 3 & 4, p. 259-268, june 2009. ISSN 1645-9857. Disponível em: <http://revistas.ulusofona.pt/index.php/campussocial/article/view/238>. Acesso em: 27 may 2017.