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The Resource Paths to parenthood : emotions on the journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting, Renata Kokanović, Paula A. Michaels, Kate Johnston-Ataata, editors

Paths to parenthood : emotions on the journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting, Renata Kokanović, Paula A. Michaels, Kate Johnston-Ataata, editors

Label
Paths to parenthood : emotions on the journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting
Title
Paths to parenthood
Title remainder
emotions on the journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting
Statement of responsibility
Renata Kokanović, Paula A. Michaels, Kate Johnston-Ataata, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This interdisciplinary book explores the affective dimensions of becoming a parent, traversing the life-cycle journey of pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting. Bringing together researchers from sociology, history, feminist studies, cultural studies, general medicine, and psychiatry, Paths to Parenthood analyses rich narratives that represent a diverse cross-section of parents, including migrants, same-sex couples, and single parents
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
649/.1
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ755.8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kokanovic, Renata
  • Michaels, Paula A.
  • Johnston-Ataata, Kate
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parenthood
  • Parenting
  • Parent and child
Label
Paths to parenthood : emotions on the journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting, Renata Kokanović, Paula A. Michaels, Kate Johnston-Ataata, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Acknowledgements; Contents; Editors and Contributors; 1 The Complex and Contradictory Emotional Paths to Parenthood; Narrating the Journey; Scholarly Context for Paths to Parenthood; Organisation and Themes; References; Part I Journeys into Pregnancy and Childbirth; 2 Postnatural Families: Refiguring Intimacy Through Assisted Reproduction; Bodies, Technologies, Emotions; Opportunity and Foreclosure; Alienation and Loneliness; Uncertainty, Guilt, and Pain; Satisfaction; Conclusion; References; 3 Embodying Pregnancy and Self-Surveillance; Embodying Medicine; Embodying the Child
  • ConclusionReferences; 4 Pain and Suffering in Labour and Birth; The History of Pain Management in Childbirth; Women's Testimonies of Pain and Suffering in Childbirth; Pain and a Good Birth; Conclusion; References; Part II Journeys into Early Parenthood; 5 Same-Sex Attracted Parents' Emotional Transitions to Parenthood; Mental and Emotional Health of LGBT Parents; Trauma Associated with Pregnancies; Negotiating Parental and Familial Identities; Biological Relatedness and Parental Identity; Conclusion; References; 6 The Turbulent Emotions of Early Parenthood; Joy, Love, Exhaustion
  • Bodies and EmotionsInexperience and Responsibility; Families and Relationships; Self and Sacrifice; Silences and Ignorance; Settling into Parenthood; Conclusion; References; 7 'What Have I Done?': An Exploration of the Ambivalent, Unimaginable Emotions of New Motherhood; Conceptualising Motherhood; Unpacking Emotional Narratives of Motherhood; Kathleen's Story; Esther's Story; Conclusion; References; 8 Narrating and Disrupting Postnatal Depression; Theoretical Framework; The Speaking 'I' Interrupted; Diagnosis, Absolution, Connection; Conclusion; References
  • 9 'One of the Most Vulnerable Times in Your Life': Expectations and Emotional Experiences of Support in the Early Postnatal PeriodPostpartum Practices in Cross-Cultural, Historical, and Contemporary Perspective; Orientations Towards Social Support in Early Parenthood: Expectations and Emotions; Influences on Expectations: Network-/Interdependence-Oriented Parents; Emotional Experiences: Network-/Interdependence-Oriented Parents; Influences on Expectations: Couple-/Independence-Oriented Parents; Emotional Experiences: Couple-/Independence-Oriented Parents; Conclusion; References
  • 10 Labour After Labour: Negotiating Caring for Children and Paid WorkNegotiating the Work-Life Balance; Conclusion; References; Appendix; Author Index; Subject Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811301438
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-13-0143-8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1049568237
  • (OCoLC)1049568237
Label
Paths to parenthood : emotions on the journey through pregnancy, childbirth, and early parenting, Renata Kokanović, Paula A. Michaels, Kate Johnston-Ataata, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Acknowledgements; Contents; Editors and Contributors; 1 The Complex and Contradictory Emotional Paths to Parenthood; Narrating the Journey; Scholarly Context for Paths to Parenthood; Organisation and Themes; References; Part I Journeys into Pregnancy and Childbirth; 2 Postnatural Families: Refiguring Intimacy Through Assisted Reproduction; Bodies, Technologies, Emotions; Opportunity and Foreclosure; Alienation and Loneliness; Uncertainty, Guilt, and Pain; Satisfaction; Conclusion; References; 3 Embodying Pregnancy and Self-Surveillance; Embodying Medicine; Embodying the Child
  • ConclusionReferences; 4 Pain and Suffering in Labour and Birth; The History of Pain Management in Childbirth; Women's Testimonies of Pain and Suffering in Childbirth; Pain and a Good Birth; Conclusion; References; Part II Journeys into Early Parenthood; 5 Same-Sex Attracted Parents' Emotional Transitions to Parenthood; Mental and Emotional Health of LGBT Parents; Trauma Associated with Pregnancies; Negotiating Parental and Familial Identities; Biological Relatedness and Parental Identity; Conclusion; References; 6 The Turbulent Emotions of Early Parenthood; Joy, Love, Exhaustion
  • Bodies and EmotionsInexperience and Responsibility; Families and Relationships; Self and Sacrifice; Silences and Ignorance; Settling into Parenthood; Conclusion; References; 7 'What Have I Done?': An Exploration of the Ambivalent, Unimaginable Emotions of New Motherhood; Conceptualising Motherhood; Unpacking Emotional Narratives of Motherhood; Kathleen's Story; Esther's Story; Conclusion; References; 8 Narrating and Disrupting Postnatal Depression; Theoretical Framework; The Speaking 'I' Interrupted; Diagnosis, Absolution, Connection; Conclusion; References
  • 9 'One of the Most Vulnerable Times in Your Life': Expectations and Emotional Experiences of Support in the Early Postnatal PeriodPostpartum Practices in Cross-Cultural, Historical, and Contemporary Perspective; Orientations Towards Social Support in Early Parenthood: Expectations and Emotions; Influences on Expectations: Network-/Interdependence-Oriented Parents; Emotional Experiences: Network-/Interdependence-Oriented Parents; Influences on Expectations: Couple-/Independence-Oriented Parents; Emotional Experiences: Couple-/Independence-Oriented Parents; Conclusion; References
  • 10 Labour After Labour: Negotiating Caring for Children and Paid WorkNegotiating the Work-Life Balance; Conclusion; References; Appendix; Author Index; Subject Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811301438
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-13-0143-8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1049568237
  • (OCoLC)1049568237

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