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Entries by Philip N. Cohen from 11/2008

Score One for the Polls

| Posted 11.07.2008 | Politics

Skepticism about science is good. But instead of turning us off scientific information altogether, skepticism should lead to its more careful consumption.

Who Pays When Families Move?

| Posted 11.17.2008 | Healthy Living

Even if it's not "rational" economically, couples are much more likely to move for the husband's career. The gender logic within families is often more powerful than the economic logic.

Family Diversity in the Later Stone Age

| Posted 11.21.2008 | Healthy Living

The DNA revolution has extended proof of the "traditional" family back to about 4,600 years ago.

What Will Obama's "Good Jobs in America" Mean for Women?

| Posted 11.28.2008 | Politics

Obama says he wants to address the immediate economic crisis in a way that supports long term goals. If one of those goals is reducing gender inequality, then universal pre-k education might be a good place to start.