The Resource The Parent Track : Timing, Balance, and Choice in Academia, (ebook)

The Parent Track : Timing, Balance, and Choice in Academia, (ebook)

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The Parent Track : Timing, Balance, and Choice in Academia
Title
The Parent Track
Title remainder
Timing, Balance, and Choice in Academia
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Language
eng
Summary
The Parent Track provides an in-depth understanding of parenting in academia, from diverse perspectives-gender, age, race/ethnicity, marital status, sexual orientation-and at different phases of a parent's academic career. This collection not only arrives at a comprehensive understanding of parenthood and academia; it reveals the shifting ideologies surrounding the challenges of negotiating work and family balance in this context. Earlier research on parenting has documented the ways in which women and men experience, and subsequently negotiate, their roles as parents in the context of the workplace and the home. Particular attention has been paid to the negotiation of familial and childcare responsibilities, the division of labour, the availability of family-friendly policies, social constructions of motherhood and fatherhood, power relations, and gender roles and inequality. Studies on the experience of parenthood within the context of academia, however, have lacked diversity and failed to provide qualitative accounts from scholars of all genders at varying points in their academic careers who have, or are planning to have, children. This book addresses that gap
Cataloging source
Midwest
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DeRoche, Christina
Dewey number
649.1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • College teachers
  • Work and family
  • Work-life balance
  • Women in higher education
  • Electronic books
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adult
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The Parent Track : Timing, Balance, and Choice in Academia, (ebook)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781771122641
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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MWT12350140
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remote
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MWT12350140
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Parent Track : Timing, Balance, and Choice in Academia, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781771122641
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12350140
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12350140
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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