Journal article

Responsibility and resistance: women negotiating the nourishment of children

JaneMaree Maher, Claire Tanner, Jan Wright

Families, Relationships and Societies | POLICY PRESS | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

Sincere thanks to the women who participated and shared their thoughts and experiences so generously. We are very grateful to the childcare centres and their staff for support in recruiting participants in the conduct of the interviews. We would like to acknowledge the support of the School of Political and Social Inquiry at Monash University.This project was funded by the Australian Research Council. Title: 'Improving Australia's response to childhood obesity: Prevention education and its impact on mothers and families' (DP110101759). Project team: Suzanne Fraser, Jan Wright, JaneMaree Maher, Alan Petersen and Claire Tanner.