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The Resource Raising baby by the book : the education of American mothers, Julia Grant

Raising baby by the book : the education of American mothers, Julia Grant

Label
Raising baby by the book : the education of American mothers
Title
Raising baby by the book
Title remainder
the education of American mothers
Statement of responsibility
Julia Grant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grant, Julia
Dewey number
649/.1
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759
LC item number
.G75 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers
  • Motherhood
  • Child rearing
  • Parenting
  • Parenting
  • Mothers
  • Mother-Child Relations
Label
Raising baby by the book : the education of American mothers, Julia Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-304) and index
Contents
Ch. 1. Fitting their nurture to their nature: the emergence of education for motherhood -- Ch. 2. Divine motherhood versus intelligent parenthood: women's organizations and the child-study campaign -- Ch. 3. "What is the matter with our children today?": Race, class, and ethnicity in the parent education movement -- Ch. 4. Bringing science to the people: delivering the message of scientific motherhood -- Ch. 5. Caught between common sense and science: mothers' responses to child development expertise -- Ch. 6. Democracy begins at home: the practice and politics of parenting in the 1930s and 1940s -- Ch. 7. Dear Doctor: the impact of the baby book on post-World War II mothers
Control code
000143354
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 309 p.
Isbn
9780300072143
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97037286
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143354
  • 144087
  • (OCoLC)ocm37574100
Label
Raising baby by the book : the education of American mothers, Julia Grant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-304) and index
Contents
Ch. 1. Fitting their nurture to their nature: the emergence of education for motherhood -- Ch. 2. Divine motherhood versus intelligent parenthood: women's organizations and the child-study campaign -- Ch. 3. "What is the matter with our children today?": Race, class, and ethnicity in the parent education movement -- Ch. 4. Bringing science to the people: delivering the message of scientific motherhood -- Ch. 5. Caught between common sense and science: mothers' responses to child development expertise -- Ch. 6. Democracy begins at home: the practice and politics of parenting in the 1930s and 1940s -- Ch. 7. Dear Doctor: the impact of the baby book on post-World War II mothers
Control code
000143354
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 309 p.
Isbn
9780300072143
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97037286
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143354
  • 144087
  • (OCoLC)ocm37574100

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