Home Is Where the School Is

Home Is Where the School Is

The Logic of Homeschooling and the Emotional Labor of Mothering

Book - 2013
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Home Is Where the School Is is the first comprehensive look into the lives of homeschooling mothers. Drawing on rich data collected through eight years of fieldwork and dozens of in-depth interviews, Jennifer Lois examines the intense effects of the emotional and temporal demands that homeschooling places on mothers' lives, raising profound questions about the expectations of modern motherhood and the limits of parenting. --from publisher description.
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, [2013]
ISBN: 9780814759431
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Branch Call Number: 371.042 L835H 2013
Characteristics: x, 229 pages ; 24 cm

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