Glenn, Evelyn Nakano.

Mothering : Ideology, Experience, and Agency. - 1 online resource (330 pages) - eBooks on Demand Perspectives on Gender . - Perspectives on Gender .

Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Chapter 1 SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIONS OF MOTHERING: A THEMATIC OVERVIEW -- Part I CHALLENGING UNIVERSALISM: DIVERSITY IN MOTHERING -- Chapter 2 KINSCRIPTS: REFLECTIONS ON FAMILY, GENERATION, AND CULTURE -- Chapter 3 SHIFTING THE CENTER: RACE, CLASS, AND FEMINIST THEORIZING ABOUT MOTHERHOOD -- Chapter 4 DIVERTED MOTHERING: REPRESENTATIONS OF CAREGIVERS OF COLOR IN THE AGE OF "MULTICULTURALISM" -- Part II IDEOLOGY AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF MOTHERHOOD -- Chapter 5 AN ANGLE OF SEEING: MOTHERHOOD IN BUCHI EMECHETA'S JOYS OF MOTHERHOOD AND ALICE WALKER'S MERIDIAN -- Chapter 6 LOOK WHO'S TALKING, INDEED: FETAL IMAGES IN RECENT NORTH AMERICAN VISUAL CULTURE -- Chapter 7 BEYOND MOTHERS AND FATHERS: IDEOLOGY IN A PATRIARCHAL SOCIETY -- Part III DECOMPOSING MOTHERHOOD: FUSIONS AND DICHOTOMIES -- Chapter 8 MOTHERS ARE NOT WORKERS: HOMEWORK REGULATION AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF MOTHERHOOD, 1948-1953 -- Chapter 9 FAMILY DAY CARE PROVIDERS: DILEMMAS OF DAILY PRACTICE -- Chapter 10 WORKING AT MOTHERHOOD: CHICANA AND MEXICAN IMMIGRANT MOTHERS AND EMPLOYMENT -- Part IV THE POLITICS OF MOTHERING: THE DIALECTICS OF STRUGGLE AND AGENCY -- Chapter 11 MOTHERING UNDER SLAVERY IN THE ANTEBELLUM SOUTH -- Chapter 12 UNDOCUMENTED LATINAS: THE NEW "EMPLOYABLE MOTHERS" -- Chapter 13 RACE AND "VALUE": BLACK AND WHITE ILLEGITIMATE BABIES, 1945-1965 -- Chapter 14 BIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY: THE DUALITY OF JEWISH MOTHERING IN EAST LONDON, 1880-1939 -- Chapter 15 NEGOTIATING LESBIAN MOTHERHOOD: THE DIALECTICS OF RESISTANCE AND ACCOMMODATION -- Chapter 16 FEMINIST PERSPECTIVES ON MOTHERING AND PEACE -- Index -- Contributors.

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Motherhood.


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