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Beets, Gijs

The Future of Motherhood in Western Societies

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Gijs Beets, Joop Schippers, Egbert R. te Velde

2. Is Women’s Emancipation Still Compatible with Motherhood in Western Societies?
Egbert R. te Velde

3. Males and Females: The Big Little Difference
Jan A.R.A.M. Hooff

4. Sexual Differentiation of the Human Brain and Male/Female Behaviour
Dick F. Swaab

5. On the Societal Impact of Modern Contraception
Dirk J. van de Kaa

6. The Demography of the Age at First Birth: The Close Relationship between Having Children and Postponement
Gijs Beets

7. The Economic Rationality of Late Parenthood
Joop Schippers

8. The Complexity of Parenthood in Modern Societies
Anneke van Doorne-Huiskes, Ingrid Doorten

9. The Importance of Children and Families in Welfare States
Gøsta Esping-Andersen

10. The Post-career Mom: Reproductive Technology and the Promise of Reproductive Choice
Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim

11. On Delayed Fatherhood: The Social and Subjective “Logics” at Work in Men’s Lives (a UK Study)
Karen Henwood, Fiona Shirani, Joanne Kellett nee Procter

12. Women’s Lifestyle Preferences in the 21st Century: Implications for Family Policy
Catherine Hakim

13. The Future of Motherhood: Conclusions and Discussion
Gijs Beets, Joop Schippers, Egbert R. te Velde

Keywords: Social Sciences, Demography, Sociology

Author(s)
 
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9789048189694

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