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Author O'Brien, Lynn

Title Critical Perspectives on Wives : Roles, Representations, Identities, Work
Published Toronto : Demeter Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (257 p.)
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Part I; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Part II; Chapter Six; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Part III; Chapter Nine; Chapter Ten; Chapter Eleven; Chapter Twelve
Summary This interdisciplinary volume opens an innovative space for critical discussion, and production of new imaginaries within, feminist scholarship, analysis and feminist politics, about what is and has been meant by, involved in, required of, and what it means to be, a ""wife."" Contributions within this volume together critically explore and tease out, intersections, overlaps, and distinctions between the social categories of wife and mother, and the link, and separate, labours of wife-work and maternal caregiving labour. This volume brings together diverse critical perspectives through creative
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Married women -- Social conditions
Married women
Wives -- Social conditions
Form Electronic book
Author Bromwic, Rebecca
ISBN 1772582506 (electronic bk.)
9781772582505 (electronic bk.)