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The Resource Thinking about the Baby : Gender and Transitions into Parenthood

Thinking about the Baby : Gender and Transitions into Parenthood

Label
Thinking about the Baby : Gender and Transitions into Parenthood
Title
Thinking about the Baby
Title remainder
Gender and Transitions into Parenthood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many new mothers and fathers are surprised at how they change as individuals and as couples after a baby is born. Susan Walzer's interviews explore the tendency for men and women to experience their transitions into parenthood in different ways--a pattern that has been linked to marital stress. How do new mothers and fathers think about babies, and what is the influence of parental consciousness in reproducing motherhood and fatherhood as different experiences? The reports of new parents in this book illustrate the power of gendered cultural imagery in how women and men think about their rol
Cataloging source
AU@
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Walzer, Susan
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Father and child
  • Mother and child
  • Parenthood
  • Parenting
  • Sex role
  • Social sciences
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Father and child
  • Mother and child
  • Parenthood
  • Parenting
  • Sex role
  • Social sciences
Label
Thinking about the Baby : Gender and Transitions into Parenthood
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1. Becoming Mothers and Fathers; Chapter 2. Parental Consciousness and Gender; Chapter 3. "Good" Mothers and Fathers; Chapter 4. Bonding with the Baby: Biology and Social Meanings; Chapter 5. As a Wife and a Mother: Marriage and Approaches to New Parenthood; Chapter 6. Images of Family; Chapter 7. Employment, Child Care, and Parental Accountability; Chapter 8. Conclusion; Notes; References; Index
Control code
ocn780604146
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592138241
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pxrk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780604146
Label
Thinking about the Baby : Gender and Transitions into Parenthood
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1. Becoming Mothers and Fathers; Chapter 2. Parental Consciousness and Gender; Chapter 3. "Good" Mothers and Fathers; Chapter 4. Bonding with the Baby: Biology and Social Meanings; Chapter 5. As a Wife and a Mother: Marriage and Approaches to New Parenthood; Chapter 6. Images of Family; Chapter 7. Employment, Child Care, and Parental Accountability; Chapter 8. Conclusion; Notes; References; Index
Control code
ocn780604146
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592138241
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pxrk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780604146

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