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Child care and inequality : rethinking carework for children and youth

Author: Francesca M Cancian
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of original essays focuses on rela carework; family and neighbourhood resources; workplace demands and opportunities for parents; and carework and the welfare state.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francesca M Cancian
ISBN: 0415933501 9780415933506 041593351X 9780415933513
OCLC Number: 49384125
Description: vi, 266 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Rethinking family carework. American women tending sick and disabled children, 1850-1940 / Emily K. Abel --
Poor mothers and the care of teenage children / Demie Kurz --
Las madres en el barrio : godmothers, othermothers, and women's power in a community of caregiving / JoAnn DeFiore --
Nurturing babies, protecting men : the unequal dynamics of women's postpartum caregiving practices / Christa Kelleher, Bonnie Fox --
Defining "good" child care : hegemonic and democratic standards / Francesca M. Cancian --
Family intersections with the state. Making poor mothers fungible : the privatization of foster care / Barbara Bennett Woodhouse --
Children and chronic health conditions : welfare reform and health-related carework / Andrew S. London, Ellen K. Scott, Vicki Hunter --
Caregiving, welfare states, and mothers' poverty / Karen Christopher --
Carework in the marketplace and community. Care, inequality, and policy / Paula England, Nancy Folbre --
Child care across sectors : a comparison of the work of child care in three settings / Heather M. Fitz Gibbon --
Empowering forces : professional careworkers in the support networks of gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth / Eric R. Wright, Robert E. Connoley --
Support organizations for parents of children with cancer : local, national, and international problems and prospects / Mark Chesler --
"Where teachers can make a livable wage" : organizing to address gender and racial inequalities in paid child care work / Mary C. Tuominen --
Activist mothering and community work : fighting oppression in low-income neighborhoods / Nancy A. Naples.
Responsibility: edited by Francesca M. Cancian [and others].
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'This sharply focused analysis of the array of child care options available to ordinary U.S. families demonstrates that far too often we come up short - with respect to quality, quantity, and cost. Read more...

 
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