Paths to Parenthood: Emotions on the Journey through Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Early Parenting Experiences

Renata Kokanovic (Editor), Paula A. Michaels (Editor), Kate Johnston-Ataata (Editor)

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSingapore
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages254
ISBN (Electronic)9789811301438
ISBN (Print)9789811301421
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Aug 2018

Keywords

  • Motherhood
  • Parenthood
  • Stress
  • Depression
  • Fertility

Cite this

Kokanovic, Renata (Editor) ; Michaels, Paula A. (Editor) ; Johnston-Ataata, Kate (Editor). / Paths to Parenthood : Emotions on the Journey through Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Early Parenting Experiences. Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 254 p.
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Paths to Parenthood : Emotions on the Journey through Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Early Parenting Experiences. / Kokanovic, Renata (Editor); Michaels, Paula A. (Editor); Johnston-Ataata, Kate (Editor).

Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 254 p.

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