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Title Children and the changing family : between transformation and negotiation / edited by An-Magritt Jensen and Lorna McKee.

Imprint London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xi, 176 pages) : illustrations.
Series Future of childhood series
Future of childhood series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction: theorizing childhood and family change; Children's changing families and family resources; Children's perspectives on middle-class work family arrangements; Employed or unemployed parents: a child perspective; Father presence in childcare; Children's experience of their parents' divorce; Children coping with parental divorce: what helps, what hurts?; As fair as it can be? Childhood after divorce; Children's stories of parental breakup; For the children's sake: symbolic power lost?
Childhood and family time: a changing historical relationshipAfterword: Changing childhoods: a case study; Notes; Index.
Summary This timely and thought-provoking book explores how social and family change are colouring the experience of childhood.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Children -- Social conditions.
Children -- Family relationships.
Work and family.
Children of divorced parents.
Social change.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Jensen, An-Magritt.
McKee, Lorna.
Other Form: Print version: Children and the changing family. London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2003 0415277736 0415277744 (DLC) 2002068262 (OCoLC)50255098
ISBN 0415277736
0415277744 (pbk.)
9780415277747 (pbk.)
0203451821 (electronic bk.)
9780203451823 (electronic bk.)