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  Volume 37, Numbers 3 & 4, Fall/Winter 2009

Table of Contents

Editors' Note: New Mother

pp. 9-12 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0186


pp. 13-21 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0192

Part I - Writing Motherhood

Mother Delivers Experiment: Poetry of Motherhood: Plath, Derricotte, Zucker, and Holbrook

pp. 25-41 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0198

Mothers in the Field: How Motherhood Shapes Fieldwork and Researcher-Subject Relations

pp. 42-57 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0168

This Bell Like a Bee Striking

pp. 58-59 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0174

Cradle and All

p. 60 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0179

Part II - Bodies, Mothering, and Birth

The Work of Breastfeeding

pp. 63-80 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0184

Annie Leibovitz's Queer Consumption of Motherhood

pp. 81-95 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0190

Girl on a Scale

pp. 96-97 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0196


p. 98 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0166

Child at Five Days Old

p. 99 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0172

Should I Be Fluid All My Life?

p. 100 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0177

Part III - Multiple Motherhoods

Interconnecting Work and Family: Race and Class Differences in Women's Work Status and Attitudes

pp. 103-120 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0182

Mothering Across Borders: Narratives of Imigrant Mothers in the United States

pp. 121-139 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0188

Constructing Breadwinning-Mother Identities: Moral, Personal, and Political Positioning

pp. 140-156 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0194

Women's Voluntary Childlessness: A Radical Rejection of Motherhood?

pp. 157-172 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0164

A Woman Like Me

pp. 173-175 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0170

Little Bottle Producing Nothing

pp. 176-179 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0175


p. 180 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0180

Mother, Windblown (A Suite)

pp. 181-185 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0185

Part IV - The Politics of Mothering

Mary Wollstonecraft and the Motherhood of Feminism

pp. 189-205 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0191

Mobilizing Motherhood: Race, Class, and the Uses of Maternalism in the Welfare Rights Movement

pp. 206-222 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0197

Taking Custody of Motherhood: Fathers' Rights Activists and the Politics of Parenting

pp. 223-240 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0167

A Parallel Universe

pp. 241-255 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0173

Part V - Pedagogies

Mothers, Daughters, Mrs. Ramsay: Reflections

pp. 259-274 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0178

Connecting Motherhood to Work: Teaching Resources and Strategies

pp. 275-289 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0183


p. 290 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0189


pp. 291-292 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0195

Part VI - Classics Revisited: Sara Ruddick's Maternal Thinking: Toward A Politics of Peacce

"I envision a future in which maternal thinkers are respected and self-respecting": The Legacy of Sara Ruddick's Maternal Thinking

pp. 295-298 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0165

Personalizing for the Political: Maternal Thinking

pp. 299-301 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0171

Reflections on Sara Ruddick's Maternal Thinking

pp. 302-304 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0176

On Maternal Thinking

pp. 305-308 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0181

Part VII - Book Review Essays

Women with PhDs Speak Out About Motherhood

pp. 311-316 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0187

Mothers "Opting Out": Facts and Fiction

pp. 317-322 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0193

Mothering Alone: Rethinking Single Motherhood in America

pp. 323-328 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0199

Mothers, Politics, and Public Policy

pp. 329-333 | DOI: 10.1353/wsq.0.0169

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