Being out of the Government sector is a pleasant relief. I still remember the shock I got going back into the sector on a contract basis after a long break. It now seemed all just so constipated! That started some of my writing seeking reforms to public administration.Very difficult to get the message across when people are so acculturated to what is.
a US exhibition. The map combines European and Chinese knowledge.
Our views are deeply influenced by the societies in which we live. For example, when I first studied history I actually has little idea just how Western European centric my view of the world was. Have you had one of those lightbulb moments that made you realise your won blinkers?
Finally, this story from news.com.au - Real housewives of Gen Y: Rise of the millennial homemaker - suggests that the young are reverting to more traditional role views. I think that's right. However, to my mind its not the same as when gender roles were fixed. It's rather more a matter of choice, not a socially enforced role. What do you think?
As always, feel free to go in whatever direction you want.