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American Journal of Political Science36762–784(1992). State-to-state differences in market, family and legislative institutional logics are associated with men and women's housework time. Full justification for the method chosen should be given. 6 The research should be conducted in a competent fashion, as an objective scientific project and without bias. Desire to make a difference in the lives of the poor and developing countries – driven by social development....

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