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Making modern mothers

Rachel Thomson

Making modern mothers

by Rachel Thomson

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Published by Policy Press in Bristol, UK, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Motherhood,
  • Feminist anthropology,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (293-310) and index.

    StatementRachel Thomson ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ759 .M326 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 318 p. :
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25151829M
    ISBN 101847426042, 1847426050
    ISBN 109781847426048, 9781847426055
    LC Control Number2011284261
    OCLC/WorldCa719419287

    17 Modern Myths That Are Making Motherhood Miserable. Empowerment comes through lucrative careers and upward mobility. A truer story: We become empowered when we take full responsibility for our lives, recognize and work through our fears, learn to love ourselves not in spite of but because of our uniqueness and live the lives we know we’re. Making modern mothers. Add to My Bookmarks Export citation. Type Book Author(s) Rachel Thomson Date Publisher Policy Pub place Bristol ISBN ISBN This item appears on. List: PP Children, Families and Schooling Section: Week 28 Parents and Parenting.

    Becoming a mother has always been a profound moment of personal change which ties women to the past, the future and each other. Yet what it means to be a mother is changing and shape shifting in line with women’s increased participation in work and education. The general trend is towards later motherhood, delaying the birth of a first child until higher education is completed and the career. Mothers are drowning in stress not of their own making, and the U.S. stands out for the lack of support given to families. The book ends with observations on how different policies tended to.

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