The Social Economy of Single Motherhood: Rising Children in Rural America / Edition 1

The Social Economy of Single Motherhood: Rising Children in Rural America / Edition 1

by Margaret Nelson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415947782

ISBN-13: 9780415947787

Pub. Date: 08/11/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Margaret Nelson investigates the lives of single, working-class mothers in this compelling and timely book. Through personal interviews, she uncovers the different challenges that mothers and their children face in small town America—a place greatly changed over the past fifty years as factory work has dried up and national chains like Walmart have moved in.

Overview

Margaret Nelson investigates the lives of single, working-class mothers in this compelling and timely book. Through personal interviews, she uncovers the different challenges that mothers and their children face in small town America—a place greatly changed over the past fifty years as factory work has dried up and national chains like Walmart have moved in.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415947787
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/11/2005
Series:
Perspectives on Gender Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.70(d)

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