Mothers at the Margins : Stories of Challenge, Resistance and Love / editied by Lisa Raith, Jenny Jones and Marie Porter.
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- ISBN: 9781443879163
- ISBN: 1443879169
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (339 pages)
- Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.
- Copyright: ©2015
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Table of contents; list of illustrations and tables; acknowledgements; introduction; chapter one; chapter two; chapter three; chapter four; chapter five; chapter six; chapter seven; chapter eight; chapter nine; chapter ten; chapter eleven; chapter twelve; chapter thirteen; chapter fourteen; chapter fifteen; chapter sixteen; chapter seventeen; chapter eighteen; chapter nineteen; contributors; index
|Summary:|| In the last two decades, maternal scholarship has grown exponentially. Despite this, however, there are still numerous areas which remain under-researched, one of which is the experiences of marginalised mothers. Far from being a sentimental, feel-good account of mothering, this collection speaks with the voices of mothers through the application of a matricentric lens. In particular, it speaks with the voices of those mothers who feel alienated or stigmatised; mothers who have been rendered ...
|Language Note:|| Text in English.
|Source of Description Note:|| Print version record.