Alwin (2001) maintained there are few differences in childrearing
practices and parental values linked to gender of either parents or children.
73) undergirds the bidirectional reframe of childrearing
in contemporary China, developed by China's One-Child Policy and Multiple Caregiving.
By asking these difficult questions, we hope to start a renewed dialogue on the complexities of childrearing
The delegates voted almost unanimously at the 2008 Annual Conference to support a resolution that directed the NSWNA to 'recognise and support the important role fathers provide in childrearing
by demanding equal leave provisions for both parents under the award'.
and infant care issues; a cross-cultural perspective.
Family law in the United States has long embraced the image of a triangle to describe the allocation of legal authority over childrearing
One was in the gradual displacement of women from traditionally female roles in reproductive medicine, and the second was a change in attitudes towards childrearing
to a more permissive style.
In her characteristically wicked and trenchant way, feminist satirist Weldon takes aim at today's marriage and childrearing
practices among the upwardly mobile.
She focuses on a crucial historical juncture in the late sixteenth century, linking important changes in childhood and childrearing
to the broad social, economic, philosophical, and cultural shifts of the late sixteenth century, especially the expanding economy and the rise of urban print culture, which placed a premium on hard work: in scholarship for those eager to advance through the official examination system, in accounting and entrepreneurial skills for those moving into the expanding merchant class, in learning for elite women as mothers and mentors, and in physical labor and productivity for commoners, both male and female.
Anxious Parents: A History of Modern Childrearing
Nevertheless, the overall trend is that childrearing
in western countries is increasingly being shifted to single mothers.
They point to a network of family and friends, as well as a small stack of childrearing
books to help them through parenting.