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Teacher, Scholar, Mother : Re-Envisioning Motherhood in the Academy (Hardcover)

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Teacher, Scholar, Mother deals with intersecting axes of power and privilege in order to advance a more productive conversation across disciplines on motherhood. "Mother" is a central figure in cultural discourse. She is a force of stability and comfort, a symbol of home and family, and the source of our earliest memories of nurturing and care. "Mother" is also a politically charged ideal. She is self-motivated and career-driven, passionate about her job, and trying to create a balance between her home and work lives. The mother-scholar contributors explore theoretical and disciplinary approaches to academic motherhood, examine critical and cultural territory associated with academic motherhood, and articulate the challenges of their dual identity.
Number of Pages: 290
Genre: Social Science, Education
Sub-Genre: Higher, Women's Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Language: English
Street Date: October 8, 2015
TCIN: 50127144
UPC: 9781498503402
Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-2275
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