Motherhood

Motherhood

Women with disabilities and mothering: sharing our stories, exploring our options: a symposium report

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
DisAbled Women's Network Ontario
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Discusses some of the issues women with disabilities face during motherhood.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
DISA.D57 1994

Mothers in stepfather families

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English
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Online
Author: 
Erika Horwitz
Publisher: 
BC Council for Families (BCCF)
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Reviews some of the challenges that mothers in stepfather families face. Offers suggestions for women who are adapting to this role.

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Mothers and sons

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Consists of the newest and best scholarship on mothers and mothering as well as original poetry and book reviews.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14880989
MOTH.M68 2000
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Review, Network Spring 2001: Exploring a variety of aspects to mother-son relationships, this collection covers a range of diverse subjects like single mothers and male child development, Black men reflecting on the influences their mothers have had on them, and mothers and sons as a theme in Croatian songs.

Japanese Mother's Self-Help Group

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Japanese
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Support group/peer support

Provides a self-help group for Japanese speaking women who share the bond of being mothers stuggling with communications with their partner, domestic violence, single motherhood and other types of family or relationship problems. Professionally facilitated.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-385-9200
Email Address: 
jss@projectbluesky.ca
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Fax Number: 
416-385-7124
Street Address: 
6 Garamond Court
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M3C 1Z5

Single Mothers By Choice

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Support group/peer support

A social and support group for women who are single mothers by choice as well as those who are interested in becoming single mothers by choice.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 657-0685
Street Address: 
17 Roseneath Gdns
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6C 3X5

Association for Research on Mothering

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Educational Institution
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English
Services Provided: 
Research

Forms a feminist organization devoted specifically to the topic of mothering-motherhood. Provides a forum for the discussion and dissemination of feminist, academic, and community grassroots research, theory, and praxis on mothering-motherhood.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 736-2100 ext. 60366
Email Address: 
crm@yorku.ca
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Fax Number: 
(905) 775-1386
Street Address: 
726 Atkinson, York University 4700 Keele Street
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M3J 1P3

The clash of the Titans: motherhood meets menopause

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English
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Online
Author: 
Nancy London
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides guidance to women experiencing motherhood in their early to late forties. Includes strategies to cope with childrearing and menopausal symptoms.

Wives, mothers and wages: does timing matter?

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Marie Drolet
Publisher: 
Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Investigates whether the timing of family formation decisions has an impact on women's wages, and whether these decisions have a permanent or transitory impact on the earnings of mothers.

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ISBN 0662316355
ISSN 12059153
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Includes bibliographical references.

A motherhood issue: discourses on mothering under duress

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Colleen Varcoe
Nancy Poole
Marina Morrow
Joy Johnson
Ann Pederson
Lori Irwin
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Analyzes the policy discourse as it pertains to women in three situations of mothering under duress (women who use substances, mothers who are subjected to violence and women who experience mental illness).

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662326791
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Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under title: Une question capitale pour les mères, le discours sur les soins maternels en situation de crise.

How to help a new mom

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Kendra-Ann Dookheran
Rose Lionetti
Jody Thomson
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides simple tips on how to help a new mother.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039
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