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Table of Contents

The transformation of mothering / Elizabeth Bortolaia Silva
Deconstructing motherhood / Carol Smart
Mothering and social responsibilities in a cross-cultural perspective / Henrietta L. Moore
Diversity in patterns of parenting and household formation / Carolyn Baylies
Mothers, workers, wives : comparing policy approaches to supporting lone mothers / Jane Millar
Rational economic man or lone mothers in context? : the uptake of paid work / Rosalind Edwards and Simon Duncan
Parental responsibility : the reassertion of private patriarchy? / Lorraine M. Fox Harding
Social anxieties about lone motherhood and ideologies of the family : two sides of the same coin / Mary McIntosh
Debates on disruption : what happens to the children of lone parents / Louis Burghes
Social constructions of lone motherhood : a case of competing discourses / Anne Phoenix
Unpalatable choices and inadequate families : lone mothers and the underclass debate / Sasha Roseneil and Kirk Mann.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-231) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.874/3
Library of Congress
HQ759.915 .G665 1996

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 241 p. ;
Number of pages
241

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL458929M
Internet Archive
goodenoughmother00silv
ISBN 10
0415128897, 0415128900
LC Control Number
98176425
OCLC/WorldCat
35445768
Library Thing
6797679
Goodreads
1356919
2903482
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