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The Resource Home is where the school is : the logic of homeschooling and the emotional labor of mothering, Jennifer Lois

Home is where the school is : the logic of homeschooling and the emotional labor of mothering, Jennifer Lois

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Home is where the school is : the logic of homeschooling and the emotional labor of mothering
Title
Home is where the school is
Title remainder
the logic of homeschooling and the emotional labor of mothering
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Lois
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Home Is Where the School Is is the first comprehensive look into the lives of homeschooling mothers. Drawing on rich data collected through eight years of fieldwork and dozens of in-depth interviews, Jennifer Lois examines the intense effects of the emotional and temporal demands that homeschooling places on mothers' lives, raising profound questions about the expectations of modern motherhood and the limits of parenting
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lois, Jennifer
Dewey number
371.04/2
Index
index present
LC call number
LC40
LC item number
.L65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home schooling
  • Mothers
  • Women teachers
Label
Home is where the school is : the logic of homeschooling and the emotional labor of mothering, Jennifer Lois
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Homeschooling mothers -- pt. I. The emotional culture of good mothering. Coming to a decision: first- and second-choice homeschoolers ; Defending good-mother identities: the homeschooling stigma -- pt. II. The temporal-emotional conflict of good mothering. Adding the teacher role: domestic labor and burnout ; Losing me-time: the temporal emotion work of motherhood -- pt. III. Homeschooling motherhood over time. Looking back: the homeschooling journey ; Taking stock of the present: perceptions of success ; Looking forward: empty desks, empty nests ; Savoring motherhood
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 229 pages
Isbn
9780814752517
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012037333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn777627043
  • (OCoLC)777627043
Label
Home is where the school is : the logic of homeschooling and the emotional labor of mothering, Jennifer Lois
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Homeschooling mothers -- pt. I. The emotional culture of good mothering. Coming to a decision: first- and second-choice homeschoolers ; Defending good-mother identities: the homeschooling stigma -- pt. II. The temporal-emotional conflict of good mothering. Adding the teacher role: domestic labor and burnout ; Losing me-time: the temporal emotion work of motherhood -- pt. III. Homeschooling motherhood over time. Looking back: the homeschooling journey ; Taking stock of the present: perceptions of success ; Looking forward: empty desks, empty nests ; Savoring motherhood
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 229 pages
Isbn
9780814752517
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012037333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn777627043
  • (OCoLC)777627043

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