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Single Mothers In International Context (Gender & Society : Feminist Perspectives on the Past and Present)

by Simon Duncan

  • 22 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Gender studies,
  • Labour economics,
  • Single parents,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Work & labour,
  • Single mothers,
  • Employment Of Women,
  • Sociology Of Work And Leisure,
  • Social Science,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Parenting - Single Parent,
  • Health & Fitness / General,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Employment

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8999150M
    ISBN 101857287908
    ISBN 109781857287905

    Single by Chance, Mothers by Choice How Women are Choosing Parenthood without Marriage and Creating the New American Family Rosanna Hertz.   Dear Mr. Henshaw, by Beverly Cleary If you have older kids who don’t need a hand-holding book about divorce or single parents, try picking up a copy of Dear Mr. Beverly Cleary classic focuses on the relationship between a boy, Leigh, and his favorite author, but it also represents single parent families, as Leigh’s parents have recently split and his father is not : Samantha Darby.

    Single Mother describes the recent cultural valorization of this figure that—in the midst of demographic changes in the U.S.—has emerged as the unlikely heroic and seductive voice of the new American family. Drawing on her own life as a single mother, interviews with dozens of other single mothers, cultural representations, and policies on Cited by: Single Mothers in an International Context: Mothers or Workers?, , p (ISBN: ) View details and online availability of this publication Some editions of the publication " Single mothers in an international context: mothers or workers? / edited by Simon Duncan and Rosalind Edwards " are available from these libraries.

    Sample. A sample of convenience of black single mothers who met the following inclusion criteria (a) 18–45 years of age, (b) self-identifying as black, (c) having children living with them, (d) widowed, divorced, separated, or never married, (e) physically and mentally able to participate in the study, and (f) able to read and comprehend the English by: 4. The Truth About Being a Single Mom. Whether you’re divorced and co-parenting with an ex, never married, or chose to be a single mom, one thing’s for sure: Once you’ve crossed over to single mom status, life will never be the same again. By Christine Coppa. Updated May


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Single Mothers In International Context (Gender & Society : Feminist Perspectives on the Past and Present) by Simon Duncan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Single mothers caring for dependent children are an important and increasing population in industrialized countries. In some, single mothers are seen primarily as mothers and few have paid work; in others, they are regarded as workers and most have paid work; and sometimes they are seen as an uneasy combination of the two with varying proportions taking up paid work.;Cited by: "Single Mothers in an International Context is a timely and controversial study which compares and contrasts the relationship between single mothers and paid work in different welfare states, chosen along a mother-worker continuum: Australia, Britain, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan.

Single mothers caring for their children comprise an increasingly large percentage of families in the USA. Married-couple families have decreased from per cent of all families into 56 per cent in (Current Population Reports, ).Author: Simon Duncan, Rosalind Edwards. Single Mothers in an International Context is a timely and controversial study which compares and contrasts the relationship between single mothers and paid work in different welfare states, chosen along a mother-worker continuum: Australia, Britain, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan and Sweden and the USA.

Highlighting the different experiences of single mothers, this unique collection by a. Get this from a Single Mothers In International Context book. Single mothers in an international context: mothers or workers?. [Simon Duncan; Rosalind Edwards;] -- This collection explores the variations in the status of single mothers, focusing on the dominant discourses around single motherhood, state policies towards single mothers, the.

Single mothers caring for dependent children are an important and increasing population in industrialized countries.

In some, single mothers are seen primarily as mothers and few have paid work; in others, they are regarded as workers and most have paid work; and sometimes they are seen as an uneasy combination of the two with varying proportions taking up paid work. Single Mothers In International Context: Mothers Or Workers.

- Kindle edition by Duncan, Simon, Simon Duncan University of Bradford; Rosalind Edwards South Bank University., Rosalind Edwards, Duncan, Simon, Edwards, Rosalind. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Single Mothers In Cited by:   Book Reviews: Formations of Class and Gender, Single Mothers in an International Context: Mothers or Workers?, Introducing Contemporary Feminist Thought, Cultural Studies in Question, Video Critical: Children, The Environment and Media Power, The End of Knowing: A New Developmental Way of Learning, Realistic Evaluation, Modern Social Theory: Key Debates and New Directions, The.

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Tucker, and. “She has to have four arms, four legs, four eyes, two hearts, and double the love. There is nothing “single” about a single mom.” ― Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass. Low-income single mothers are further challenged by the need to balance their jobs with parenting duties, particularly given the high cost of childcare.

The current analysis, with data aggregated from tofinds that 29% of single women with children in the U.S. are underemployed; that is, they are unemployed or are employed part time. All black mothers are forced to expend energy (as if being a parent isn’t hard enough) trying to outrun the idea that they are bad mothers who birth and then neglect bad kids with uninvolved, bad daddies.

Now, that is a sin and a shame. Excerpted from the new book The Sisters Are Alright: Changing the Broken Narrative of Black Women in America. Around the mids, there was a significant amount of single parents raising children, with million single fathers and million single mothers in the United States alone.

[ citation needed ] However, many parents desire, or attempt, to get sole custody, which would make them a single parent, but are unsuccessful in the court process. Single mothers around the world 31% of Australian babies are born to an unmarried mother. In South Korea, the growing number of single moms has given rise to Single Mom’s Day celebrated in May.

Nerese “Tweetie” Ammons (Samaritan, by Richard Price)Detective Nerese Ammons is the kind of single mom who makes the world go round. Not only is she a capable detective, solving crimes and teaching kids from the impoverished New Jersey neighborhood she clawed her way out of how to stay clear of trouble, but she’s raising her teenage son, Darren, and supporting her elderly alcoholic.

Although most poor, single mothers today are employed, many of them are working in low-wage jobs, often in positions without g a college degree is. Single Mothers by Choice. 11K likes. Single Mothers by Choice (SMC) has local meetings around the US, a supportive private online discussion Forum, discount codes for sperm banks, and more.

Join us! Followers: 12K. Words: Length: 5 Pages Document Type: Essay Paper #: Child Therapy The author of this report has been asked to assess the situation of a single mother of three kids.

The mother is very paranoid about losing her children but there are some very real concerns in terms of what the mother is apparently doing and how some of the children are acting. The experience of single motherhood by choice has become more prevalent in the last twenty years and yet the literature reveals a dirth of information about this parenting style.

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