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Hardship & Health Womens Lives.

By: Graham, Hilary.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2014Copyright date: ©2013Description: 1 online resource (236 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317866923.Subject(s): Mothers -- Great Britain -- Economic conditions | Mothers -- Great Britain -- Social conditions | Poor women -- Great BritainGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Hardship & Health Womens LivesDDC classification: 305.420941 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Original Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Diversity among mothers -- The language of diversity -- Notes -- 1 Information on women's lives -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Sources of information -- 1.3 Who is included? -- 1.4 How are women's lives represented? -- 1.5 Working with the shortcomings -- Notes -- 2 Settling down -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Pathways into motherhood -- 2.3 Caring for children alone -- 2.4 Settling into Britain -- 2.5 Family patterns among Black and White women -- Notes -- 3 Finding a home -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Housing policy -- 3.3 Access to housing -- 3.4 Homeless families -- 3.5 Living in council housing -- 3.6 Poor housing and poor health -- Notes -- 4 Being a mother -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Taking responsibility for children -- 4.3 Caring for families -- 4.4 Money for caring -- Notes -- 5 Caring for children -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 The what, when and where of childcare -- 5.3 Help from partners -- 5.4 Help from others -- Notes -- 6 Working for pay -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Trends in women's employment -- 6.3 Why women work -- 6.4 Mothers and paid work -- 6.5 Patterns of employment among lone mothers -- Notes -- 7 Finding the money -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Sources of income among one-parent and two-parent households -- 7.3 Social security benefits -- 7.4 Maintenance -- 7.5 Consumer credit -- 7.6 Debt -- Notes -- 8 Making ends meet -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Families on low income -- 8.3 Spending in low-income households -- 8.4 Trying to survive without help -- 8.5 Relying on others -- Notes -- 9 Keeping going -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Gender differences in health -- 9.3 The health of mothers -- 9.4 Getting through -- 9.5 Cigarette smoking -- Notes -- 10 Children's health -- 10.1 Introduction.
10.2 Measuring children's health -- 10.3 Patterns of infant mortality -- 10.4 Patterns of childhood mortality -- 11 Concluding comments -- Notes -- References -- Index.
Summary: First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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HQ759 -- .D56 1999 The Impossibility of Motherhood : HQ759 -- .D784 1985 Drug Therapy During Pregnancy. HQ759 -- .D5813 2013 Becoming Parents and Overcoming Obstacles : HQ759 -- .G74 2013 Hardship & Health Womens Lives. HQ759 -- .H35 2013 Men and Mothers : HQ759 -- .I33 2000 Ideologies and Technologies of Motherhood : HQ759 -- .J623 2014 Maternal Transition :

Cover -- Original Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Diversity among mothers -- The language of diversity -- Notes -- 1 Information on women's lives -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Sources of information -- 1.3 Who is included? -- 1.4 How are women's lives represented? -- 1.5 Working with the shortcomings -- Notes -- 2 Settling down -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Pathways into motherhood -- 2.3 Caring for children alone -- 2.4 Settling into Britain -- 2.5 Family patterns among Black and White women -- Notes -- 3 Finding a home -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Housing policy -- 3.3 Access to housing -- 3.4 Homeless families -- 3.5 Living in council housing -- 3.6 Poor housing and poor health -- Notes -- 4 Being a mother -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Taking responsibility for children -- 4.3 Caring for families -- 4.4 Money for caring -- Notes -- 5 Caring for children -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 The what, when and where of childcare -- 5.3 Help from partners -- 5.4 Help from others -- Notes -- 6 Working for pay -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Trends in women's employment -- 6.3 Why women work -- 6.4 Mothers and paid work -- 6.5 Patterns of employment among lone mothers -- Notes -- 7 Finding the money -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Sources of income among one-parent and two-parent households -- 7.3 Social security benefits -- 7.4 Maintenance -- 7.5 Consumer credit -- 7.6 Debt -- Notes -- 8 Making ends meet -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Families on low income -- 8.3 Spending in low-income households -- 8.4 Trying to survive without help -- 8.5 Relying on others -- Notes -- 9 Keeping going -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Gender differences in health -- 9.3 The health of mothers -- 9.4 Getting through -- 9.5 Cigarette smoking -- Notes -- 10 Children's health -- 10.1 Introduction.

10.2 Measuring children's health -- 10.3 Patterns of infant mortality -- 10.4 Patterns of childhood mortality -- 11 Concluding comments -- Notes -- References -- Index.

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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