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|ISBN:||9780814752517 0814752519 9780814752524 0814752527 0814789439 9780814789438 0814759432 9780814759431|
|Description:||x, 229 pages ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Homeschooling mothers --
pt. I. The emotional culture of good mothering : Coming to a decision: first- and second-choice homeschoolers ; Defending good-mother identities: the homeschooling stigma --
pt. II. The temporal-emotional conflict of good mothering : Adding the teacher role: domestic labor and burnout ; Losing me-time: the temporal emotion work of motherhood --
pt. III. Homeschooling motherhood over time : Looking back: the homeschooling journey ; Taking stock of the present: perceptions of success ; Looking forward: empty desks, empty nests ; Savoring motherhood.
"A welcome addition to a growing literature on emotion work, culture, and parenting across social class and in other child-care arrangements. Terrific for sociology, culture, or women's studies