The study provides a closer look on the experience and meaning of parenthood among urban middle-class couples presently engaged in parenting. The author adresses the specific aspects of parenthood after socialism like the emergence of stay-at-home wifes and the increased involvement of fathers. Further, the author also elaborates on the main theories in the field of psychology that guide the conduct of parenthood and that are referred to in the interviews. Regarding the meaning of parenthood the results of the present study ...

Same or Different? 2009, VDM Verlag, Saarbrucken

ISBN-13: 9783639004991

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