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The Resource Gender and parenthood : biological and social scientific perspectives, edited by W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline

Gender and parenthood : biological and social scientific perspectives, edited by W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline

Label
Gender and parenthood : biological and social scientific perspectives
Title
Gender and parenthood
Title remainder
biological and social scientific perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this collection deploy biological and social scientific perspectives to evaluate the transformative experience of parenthood for today's women and men. They map the similar and distinct roles mothers and fathers play in their children's lives and measure the effect of gendered parenting on child well-being, work and family arrangements, and the quality of couples' relationships. Contributors describe what happens to brains and bodies when women become mothers and men become fathers; whether the stakes are the same or different for each sex; why, across history and cul
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
306.874
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ755.8
LC item number
.G463 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilcox, William Bradford
  • Kline, Kathleen Kovner
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parenthood
  • Sex role
  • Parent and child
  • Husband and wife
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Husband and wife
  • Parent and child
  • Parenthood
  • Sex role
Label
Gender and parenthood : biological and social scientific perspectives, edited by W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction / W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline -- How and why is parenthood gendered? -- The dynamic nature of the parental brain / Kelly G. Lambert and Catherine L. Franssen -- Family life and infant care : lessons from cooperatively breeding primates / Charles T. Snowdon -- Human parenting from an evolutionary perspective / David F. Bjorklund and Ashley C. King -- Parenting x gender x culture x time / Marc H. Bornstein -- Gender differences and similarities in parental behavior / Ross D. Parke -- Gender and parenting across the family life cycle / Ayelete Talmi -- Implications for children, couples, and families -- Essential elements of the caretaking crucible / Kathy Kovner Kline and Brian Stafford -- Gendered parenting's developmental implications for children / Rob Palkovitz -- Do fathers uniquely matter for adolescent well-being? / David J. Eggebeen -- No one best way : work-family strategies, the gendered division of parenting, and the contemporary marriages of mothers and fathers / W. Bradford Wilcox and Jeffrey Dew -- The effect of gender-based parental influences on raising children : the impact on couples' relationship / Scott Haltzman -- Single mothers raising children without fathers : implications for rearing children with male-positive attitudes / William Doherty and Shonda Craft -- List of contributors -- Index
Control code
828769266
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 363 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231530972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40021910599
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt23k0wb
  • d3e32817-8b2d-4e22-85ec-742e9353dec1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828769266
Label
Gender and parenthood : biological and social scientific perspectives, edited by W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction / W. Bradford Wilcox and Kathy Kovner Kline -- How and why is parenthood gendered? -- The dynamic nature of the parental brain / Kelly G. Lambert and Catherine L. Franssen -- Family life and infant care : lessons from cooperatively breeding primates / Charles T. Snowdon -- Human parenting from an evolutionary perspective / David F. Bjorklund and Ashley C. King -- Parenting x gender x culture x time / Marc H. Bornstein -- Gender differences and similarities in parental behavior / Ross D. Parke -- Gender and parenting across the family life cycle / Ayelete Talmi -- Implications for children, couples, and families -- Essential elements of the caretaking crucible / Kathy Kovner Kline and Brian Stafford -- Gendered parenting's developmental implications for children / Rob Palkovitz -- Do fathers uniquely matter for adolescent well-being? / David J. Eggebeen -- No one best way : work-family strategies, the gendered division of parenting, and the contemporary marriages of mothers and fathers / W. Bradford Wilcox and Jeffrey Dew -- The effect of gender-based parental influences on raising children : the impact on couples' relationship / Scott Haltzman -- Single mothers raising children without fathers : implications for rearing children with male-positive attitudes / William Doherty and Shonda Craft -- List of contributors -- Index
Control code
828769266
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 363 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231530972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40021910599
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt23k0wb
  • d3e32817-8b2d-4e22-85ec-742e9353dec1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828769266

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