Télécharger le livre :  Women Doing Intimacy

This book offers a comparative study of the lives of young adult women and their mothers in Hong Kong and Britain. Set against the backdrop of debates regarding the consequences of late modern social change for family and intimate life, the authors consider...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2020-06-11
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
84,39
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Télécharger le livre :  Marriage Migration and Integration

This book provides the first sustained empirical evidence on the relationships between marriage migration and processes of integration, focusing on two of the largest British ethnic minority groups involved in these kinds of transnational marriages – Pakistani Muslims...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2020-04-24
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
79,11
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Télécharger le livre :  Romantic Relationships in a Time of ‘Cold Intimacies’

This book addresses the nature of intimacy and relationships in a time of what Eva Illouz characterizes as ‘cold intimacies’. The contributors to this collection highlight the ambivalence and tensions contained in ‘intimacy’ by uncovering a nuanced and complex...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2019-10-31
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
84,39
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Télécharger le livre :  Fatherhood and Love

This book explores how contemporary men understand love in the realm of family life and how they integrate it into their identity. Drawing from Ian Burkitt’s aesthetic theory of emotions, Macht presents rich data from qualitative interviews and observations with...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2019-09-26
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  Negotiating Fatherhood

This book examines the tensions and ambivalences which men encounter as they negotiate contemporary expectations of fatherhood and fulfill their own expectations of what it means to be a ‘good’ father. There is little doubt that today’s fathers are responding to...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2019-08-24
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  Everyday Life in Austerity

This book is about the impact of austerity in and on everyday life, based on a two-year ethnography with families and communities in ‘Argleton’, Greater Manchester, UK. Focused on family, friends and intimate relations, and their intersections, the book develops a...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2019-08-24
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  The Public Life of Friendship

This book is about friendships in public settings today. Wilkinson examines friendships in the public settings of neighbourhoods, civil society and at work. Identifying the unique relevance which public friendships have to contemporary social problems, the chapters...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2019-01-09
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
79,11
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Télécharger le livre :  Infertility and Intimacy in an Online Community

This book explores an online support group for women who are infertile. Offering a close-up view of the women’s identities and emotions as they navigate the “roller-coaster” world of infertility, a range of questions are addressed: How do the women seek support? How do...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2018-09-29
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
63,29
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Télécharger le livre :  East Asian Mothers in Britain

How do Chinese, Japanese and Korean mothers in Britain make sense of their motherhood and employment? What are the intersecting factors that shape these women’s identities, experiences and stories? Contributing further to the continuing discourse and development of...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2018-04-12
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Making Multicultural Families in Europe

This edited collection explores family relations in two types of  'migrant families' in Europe: mixed families and transnational families. Based on in-depth qualitative fieldwork and large surveys, the contributors analyse gender and intergenerational relations...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2018-03-13
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Families and Personal Networks

This book critically assesses the main features of the modernization of family life and personal relationships by examining and comparing three European countries with different social and political pathways: Portugal, Switzerland and Lithuania. Drawing on national...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2018-01-30
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Reinventing Couples

This book presents a new approach to understanding contemporary personal life, taking account of how people build their lives through a bricolage of ‘tradition’ and ‘modern’. The authors examine how tradition is used and adapted, invented and re-invented; how meaning...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-10-24
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Mixed Family Life in the UK

This book offers a nuanced picture of mixed family life in the UK. Specifically, the book explores how parents from different backgrounds create a place of belonging for their children, while also negotiating difference and attempting to transmit various aspects of...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-09-03
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Couple Relationships in the 21st Century

This book presents an incisive and engaging account of love, intimacy and personal life in contemporary Western society. The authors draw on rich qualitative and large-scale survey data to explore how couples communicate with each other, negotiate the pressures and...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-08-26
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
34,80
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Télécharger le livre :  Home and Sexuality

This book explores the meanings and experiences of home among a group of lesbians who over the past five decades have sought to create alternative intimate and public living spaces. The protagonists who enact the ethnographic narrative are a small group of older...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-07-12
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
88,73
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Télécharger le livre :  Inter-generational Financial Giving and Inequality

This book makes a major contribution to our understanding of 21st century families in Britain through an exploration of intergenerational relationships. Drawing on new and extensive quantitative and qualitative research, the authors explore the giving and receiving of...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-04-07
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Fatherhood in Transition

This book discusses and analyses the ways in which fatherhood is in transition in contemporary and globalized society. The authors identify and examine fathering practices in relation to hegemonic and marginal patterns of masculinity, the concept of heteronormativity...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-03-17
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Feeling Gender

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book explores how feelings about gender have changed over three interrelated generations of women and men of different social classes during the twentieth century. The author explores the ways in which generational...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-02-15
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Fatherhood, Adolescence and Gender in Chinese Families

Little is known about the roles of fathers in non-western cultures. Given the changing socio-economic and political circumstances of China, Xu identifies the importance of investigating Chinese fathers, particularly in dual-earner families, as women’s participation...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-02-07
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
89,66
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Télécharger le livre :  Doing Good Parenthood

This edited collection shows that good parenthood is neither fixed nor stable. The contributors show how parenthood is equally done by men, women and children, in and through practices involving different normative guidelines. The book explores how normative layers of...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2017-01-24
Collection : Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
58,01
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