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Mothers and working mothers

Jan Harper

Mothers and working mothers

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Published by Penguin Books Australia in Ringwood, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Mothers -- Employment -- Australia,
    • Working mothers -- Australia,
    • Parent and child -- Australia

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJan Harper and Lyn Richards.
      ContributionsRichards, Lyn, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6055 .H28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination304 p. ;
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4191342M
      ISBN 10014022050X
      LC Control Number80469941


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"The United States is an outlier among Western Industrialized countries for its lack of support for working mothers," she writes in her book. In Berlin, for. The book’s odd title comes from her husband’s insistence that if they were to have a child, they would need “twenty-four-hour day care.” Well after she had divorced him and married again, she learned that this was actually an option in Russia, “for single mothers working as train conductors,” and thus away from home for days on end.

Working mothers are more likely to use an authoritative approach that relies on reason rather than assertions of parental power and encourages both girls and boys to be independent. That’s one of the findings from a study of families by U-M psychologist Lois W. Hoffman, co-author of “Mothers at Work: Effects on Children’s Well-being.

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