‘I Also Have a Life Other Than Just Being a Mother’: Narratives of Employed Mothers

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life book series (PSFL)


In his discussion of policy response to teenage motherhood, Duncan (2007) argues that individual women make their decisions towards childcare and employment on the basis of different rationalities.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Health & Social SciencesBournemouth UniversityBournemouthUK

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