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5 edition of mother"s work found in the catalog.

mother"s work

by Deborah Fallows

  • 83 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Child rearing -- United States.,
    • Day care centers -- United States.,
    • Mothers -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Working mothers -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDeborah Fallows.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ769 .F263 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 243 p. ;
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3030148M
      ISBN 100395362180
      LC Control Number85010717

      Torn is a book for such mothers. It is an anthology of 46 personal stories of everyday working mothers and their diverse experiences, circumstances, career aspirations, and dilemmas. Fall is perfect for curling up with a blanket and a good book, especially after you've read the kids their own bedtime story. Reward yourself by relaxing with five great new fall books worth your time—all written by working moms who juggle motherhood and writing.

      Book Summary. Bold and galvanizing, full of innovative solutions, The Price of Motherhood reveals the glaring disparity between the value created by mothers' work and the reward women receive for carrying out society's most important job. The work behavior of mothers shifted around the turn of the century. Mothers often worked while their children were very young and then left the labor force when their sons and daughters were old enough to contribute to the family income. By the midth century, mothers generally entered the work force when their youngest child started school.

      Mothers and Sons is a collection of short stories written by Irish writer Colm Tóibín and published in The book was published in hardback by Picador, and each of its stories explores an aspect of the mother-son take place in contemporary Ireland, except that the last and longest, "A Long Winter", takes place in Catalonia perhaps twenty years after the Spanish Civil : Colm Tóibín.   T he Mothers is the first book from year-old American Brit Bennett, who came to our attention for her essay “I Don’t Know What to Do With Good White People”, a .


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"A groundbreaking book, "A Mother's Work: How Feminism, the Market and Policy Shape Family Life, "reconsiders traditional views on motherhood. Through his examination of the average middle class mom, Gilbert provides cutting edge analysis of a mother's value in the market economy."--Sylvia Ann Hewlett, author of "Off-Ramps and On Ramps: Keeping Talented Women on the Road to Success, "President Cited by: The shift was a revolution in the workplace, with Mothers Work supplying the uniforms.

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A book on family/work tension that both sides found fault with intrigued me. I anticipated a realistic and complicated look at the issues and I was not by: I really enjoyed this book more than I thought I would.

I originally bought it for a sociology class I was taking. But once I started reading it I saw it for it's real worth. It shows motherhood in a different light. It allows mothers to both work and be a mother without having guilt from themselves and society.

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