Book Chapter

Mothers and Waged Work Following Equal Opportunity Legislation in Australia, 1986 – 2006

Patricia Grimshaw

Australian Mothering Historical and Sociological Perspectives | Palgrave Macmillan | Published : 2020

Abstract

This collection defines the field of maternal studies in Australia for the first time. Leading motherhood researchers explore how mothering has evolved across Australian history as well as the joys and challenges of being a mother today.