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They're All My Children: Foster Mothering in America

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The first book on foster care written from foster mothers' perspectives, They're All My Children voices the often painful experiences of contemporary U.S. foster mothers as they struggle to mother and care-work in the face of exploitative social relations with the state. Drawing on extensive ethnographic research, Wozniak, herself a former foster mother and an anthropologist, presents and analyzes women's personal stories about fostering to reflect on the larger socio-cultural context of American family lifenamely, how we ...

They're All My Children: Foster Mothering in America 2001, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780814793466

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They're All My Children: Foster Mothering in America 2001, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780814793473

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