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Interdisciplinary Research in Motherhood

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Mothering, Time, and Antimaternalism Motherhood Under Duress in the United States, 1920-1960

Mothering, Time, and Antimaternalism: Motherhood Under Duress in the United States, 1920-1960

1st Edition

By Mary Trigg
February 24, 2023

The book aims to broaden understanding of the diverse positions and meanings of motherhood by investigating understudied and marginalized mothers (rural itinerant, African American, and Irish Catholic American) between 1920 and 1960. Fuelled by anxieties around feminism, a perception of men’s loss...

Refiguring Motherhood Beyond Biology

Refiguring Motherhood Beyond Biology

1st Edition

Edited By Valerie Renegar, Kirsti Cole
January 31, 2023

This book unpacks and interrogates dominant constructions of mothering, making use of interdisciplinary, ideological and theoretical perspectives to investigate how new rhetorics of mothering can expand the realm of maternal care-givers beyond the biological definitions of motherhood. This ...

The Maternal in Creative Work Intergenerational Discussions on Motherhood and Art

The Maternal in Creative Work: Intergenerational Discussions on Motherhood and Art

1st Edition

Edited By Elena Marchevska, Valerie Walkerdine
December 16, 2019

The Maternal in Creative Work examines the interrelation between art, creativity and maternal experience, inviting international artists, theorists and cultural workers to discuss their approaches to the central feminist question of the relation between maternity, generation and creativity. This ...

Intersections of Mothering Feminist Accounts

Intersections of Mothering: Feminist Accounts

1st Edition

Edited By Carole Zufferey, Fiona Buchanan
December 05, 2019

This book presents new interdisciplinary and intersectional research about women as mothers, highlighting that alternative accounts of mothering can challenge normative societal assumptions and broaden understandings of women as mothers, mothering and motherhoods. Mothering occurs within unequal ...

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