Diverse Pathways to Parenthood

Written By Damien Riggs
Diverse Pathways to Parenthood
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 12 September 2019
  • ISBN : 0128162902
  • Pages : 194 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Diverse Pathways to Parenthood written by Damien Riggs which was release on 12 September 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Diverse Pathways to Parenthood: From Narratives to Practice is a timely contribution to the study of reproduction and parenthood. Drawing on a wide breadth of projects, this book covers topics such as first time parents, donor conception, pregnancy loss, surrogacy, lesbian, gay and/or transgender parenting, fostering and adoption, grandparenting, and human/animal kinship. By presenting individual narratives focused on reproduction and parenthood, this book successfully translates empirical research into practical, applied outcomes that will be of use for all those working in the fields of reproduction and parenthood. Including recommendations for fertility specialists, educators, child protection agencies, reproductive counselors, and policy makers, Diverse Pathways to Parenthood: From Narratives to Practice is a vital new resource that will help guide practice into the future. As a contribution to the field of critical kinship studies, this book heralds new directions for the study of kinship, by revisiting as well as reimagining how we think about, research, and respond to a diversity of kinship forms. Includes over 70 narratives representative of hundreds of interviews collected as a part of 15 research projects undertaken over the past decade Supported by a companion website that provides further materials and information: www.diversepathways.com Translates critical kinship studies theory into applied tools for practice in the fields of reproduction and parenthood

Diverse Pathways to Parenthood

Diverse Pathways to Parenthood
  • Author : Damien Riggs
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-12
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Diverse Pathways to Parenthood: From Narratives to Practice is a timely contribution to the study of reproduction and parenthood. Drawing on a wide breadth of projects, this book covers topics such as first time parents, donor conception, pregnancy loss, surrogacy, lesbian, gay and/or transgender parenting, fostering and adoption, grandparenting, ...

Home and Away

Home and Away
  • Author : Kathleen Anne Connellan,Clemence Due,Damien W Riggs,Clare Bartholomaeus
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-12-15
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : In Home and Away: Mothers and Babies in Institutional Spaces, the authors examine how health design in a psychiatric mother-baby unit can serve the needs of mothers and babies, their families, and the staff. Arguing that while mothers in institutional care are away from their own homes, they need not ...

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What is Parenthood
  • Author : Linda C. McClain,Daniel Cere
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Extraordinary changes in patterns of family life—and family law—have dramatically altered the boundaries of parenthood and opened up numerous questions and debates. What is parenthood and why does it matter? How should society define, regulate, and support it? Is parenthood separable from marriage—or couplehood—when society seeks ...

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Lone Parenthood in the Life Course
  • Author : Laura Bernardi,Dimitri Mortelmans
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-11-08
  • Total pages : 338
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Lone parenthood is an increasing reality in the 21st century, reinforced by the diffusion of divorce and separation. This volume provides a comprehensive portrait of lone parenthood at the beginning of the XXI century from a life course perspective. The contributions included in this volume examine the dynamics of lone ...

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Zero to Three
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Lesbian and Gay Parenting

Lesbian and Gay Parenting
  • Author : Yvette Taylor
  • Publisher : Palgrave MacMillan
  • Release Date : 2009-07-30
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Much current work on lesbian and gay kinship still overlooks the significance of socio-economic status. This book explores the intersections between class and sexuality in lesbians' and gay men's experiences of parenting and the everyday pathways navigated therein, from initial routes into parenting and household divisions of labour, to location ...

Contemporary Parenting

Contemporary Parenting
  • Author : Terry Arendell
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1997-05-16
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : This edited volume addresses one of the central issues of family studies - parenting. Terry Arendell uses the social constructionist and the feminist lens to examine current controversies and issues of interest to family professionals and students. This important new volume deals with the history and demography of parenthood, parenting ...

Parenting Plan Evaluations

Parenting Plan Evaluations
  • Author : Kathryn Kuehnle,Leslie Drozd
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2012-01-20
  • Total pages : 612
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : When conducting parenting plan evaluations, mental health professionals need to be aware of a myriad of different factors. More so than in any other form of forensic evaluation, they must have an understanding of the most current findings in developmental research, behavioral psychology, attachment theory, and legal issues to substantiate ...

Our Kids

Our Kids
  • Author : Robert D. Putnam
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-03-10
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : A New York Times bestseller and “a passionate, urgent” (The New Yorker) examination of the growing inequality gap from the bestselling author of Bowling Alone: why fewer Americans today have the opportunity for upward mobility. Central to the very idea of America is the principle that we are a nation ...

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  • Author : Richard M. Lerner,Domini R. Castellino
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-12-02
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Child and Family Centred Healthcare

Child and Family Centred Healthcare
  • Author : Lynda Smith
  • Publisher : Red Globe Press
  • Release Date : 2009-09-30
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Family-centred care is a fundamental concept upon which nursing care for children is based. This text addresses the theoretical and practical aspects of the concept and highlights its challenges and responsibilities....

Families in an Era of Increasing Inequality

Families in an Era of Increasing Inequality
  • Author : Paul R. Amato,Alan Booth,Susan M. McHale,Jennifer Van Hook
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : The widening gap between the rich and the poor is turning the American dream into an impossibility for many, particularly children and families. And as the children of low-income families grow to adulthood, they have less access to opportunities and resources than their higher-income peers--and increasing odds of repeating the ...

Lesbian Mother Families

Lesbian Mother Families
  • Author : Lucy Renee Mercier
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Download or read online Lesbian Mother Families written by Lucy Renee Mercier, published by which was released on 1999. Get Lesbian Mother Families Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Future Families

Future Families
  • Author : Ross D. Parke
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-08-28
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Future Families explores the variety of family forms which characterize our contemporary culture, while addressing the implications of these increasingly diverse family units on child development. Reveals the diversity of new family forms based on the most current research on fathers, same-gender parents, new reproductive technologies, and immigrant families Illustrates ...

Family Interaction

Family Interaction
  • Author : Stephen Alan Anderson,Ronald Michael Sabatelli
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128162902
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Summary : Family Interaction offers a comprehensive overview of the major conceptual models that are used to understand the patterns and interactional dynamics that operate in families. The book provides readers with an overview of the basic tasks that all families must execute regardless of their particular composition or living situation. At ...