Ideologies and Technologies of Motherhood

Ideologies and Technologies of Motherhood
Author : Helena Ragoné
Publisher : Psychology Press
Total Pages : 330
Release : 2000
ISBN 10 : 0415921104
ISBN 13 : 9780415921107
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ideologies and Technologies of Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Helena Ragoné
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Psychology Press

First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Adoptive Families in a Diverse Society
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Katarina Wegar
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Adoptive Families in a Diverse Society brings together twenty-one prominent scholars to explore the experience, practice, and policy of adoption in North Americ
Unbecoming Mothers
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Diana Gustafson
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Learn the “who,” “what,” and “why” of unbecoming a mother In a society where becoming a mother is naturalized, “unbecoming” a mother—the proce
The Globalization of Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Wendy Chavkin
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The convergence of dramatic declines in birth rates worldwide, aside from sub-Saharan Africa, the rise of untrammelled global movement of capital, people and in
Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Stephanie O'Donohoe
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-30 - Publisher: Routledge

It takes more than a baby to make a mother, and mothers make more than babies. Bringing together a range of international studies, Motherhoods, Markets and Cons
Surrogate Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Rachel Cook
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-30 - Publisher: Hart Publishing

A multidisciplinary collection of essays from leading researchers and practitioners, this book explores legal, ethical, social, psychological and practical aspe
Birthing a Mother
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Elly Teman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

This is an ethnography which probes the intimate experience of gestational surrogate motherhood. Teman shows how surrogates and intended mothers carefully negot
Consuming Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Janelle S. Taylor
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Winner of the 2005 Society for Medical Anthropology's Best Current Edited Collection Award from the Council on Anthropology in Reproduction​ Consuming Motherh
Transformative Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Linda Layne
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-08-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

Our consumer culture sets exacting standards and norms for what constitutes an ideal child. The tough realities of life often create children and child-bearing
When IVF Fails
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: K. Throsby
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-19 - Publisher: Springer

In spite of the fact that almost eighty percent of all IVF cycles are unsuccessful, the dominant representations of the technology are of its success. Based on