Durante is quoted in “Women who judged themselves to be less desirable to men, those women who are not like Angelina Jolie, were most likely to take the career path when men became scarce.” Essentially saying if a woman feels she is unattractive and therefore not worthy of marriage, she might as well throw herself into her work.Why cast aspersions on women showing drive and ambition to be successful in lieu of marriage and children? The study highlights a sexual paradox associated with women’s economic and educational advancement, how the ratio of men to women dramatically alters women’s choices about career and family, and the consequences. D., assistant professor of marketing at the University of Texas at San Antonio College of Business, when the numbers of available men are limited, women are less likely to concentrate on family and marriage and more on career. Vlad Griskevicius, challenges the reasons why women are accomplished.
Happy ever after: Businesswoman, artist and director Sam Taylor Wood and her husband Aaron Johnson-Wood, left, are known to have one of the happiest marriages in showbusiness.
As we have societal champions that fight for the dignity and respect of stay at home mothers, those of us who particularly enjoy being career driven and aren’t excited at the idea of marriage and children have Betty Friedan.