Like Mother, Like Daughter?: How Career Women Influence Their Daughters' Ambition

Like Mother, Like Daughter?: How Career Women Influence Their Daughters' Ambition

by Jill Armstrong

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781447334088
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 12/15/2017
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author


Jill Armstrong is a research associate at Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge.
 

Table of Contents


List of figures
Preface
One Mothers, daughters and careers
Two Well-mothered daughters?
Three A backlash against the way their mothers worked?
Four Career choice: like mother, like daughter
Five Quiet ambition
Six Daughters’ aspirations for working motherhood
Seven Working motherhood across generations
Eight Partners in parenting
Nine Making working motherhood work
Appendix 1: Study design and method
Appendix 2: Table of participants
References
Index
 

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