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Title Maternalism reconsidered : motherhood, welfare and social policy in the twentieth century / edited by Marian van der Klein ... [et al.].
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2012.
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 Floor3  HQ759 .M37365 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vi, 275 p. ; 24 cm.
Series International studies in social history ; v. 20
International studies in social history ; v. 20.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-262) and index.
Contents Introduction : a new generation of scholars on maternalism / Rebecca Jo Plant and Marian van der Klein -- Maternalism and beyond / Sonya Michel -- The state, the women's movement and maternity insurance, 1900-1930 : a Dutch maternalism? / Marian van der Klein -- Mobilizing mothers in the nation's service : civic culture in France's familial welfare state, 1890-1914 / Lori R. Weintrob -- Speaking on behalf of others : Dutch social workers and the problem of maternalist condescension / Berteke Waaldijk -- 'Respectable citizens of Canada' : gender, maternalism and the welfare state in the Great Depression / Lara Campbell -- The gold star mothers pilgrimages : patriotic maternalists and their critics in the interwar America / Rebecca Jo Plant -- Protecting mothers in order to protect children : maternalism and the 1935 Pan-American Child Congress / Nichole Sanders -- Maternal and child welfare, state policy and women's philanthropic activities in Brazil, 1930-45 / Maria Lucia Mott -- Maternalism in a paternalist state : the national organization for the protection of motherhood and infancy in Fascist Italy / Elisabetta Vezzosi -- Maternalism, Soviet-style : the working 'mothers with many children' in postwar Western Ukraine / Yoshie Mitsuyoshi -- The origins and transformations of the infant-maternity health and nutritional programmes in Argentina / Alma Idiart -- Afterword : maternalism today / Rebecca Jo Plant.
Subject Motherhood -- History -- 20th century.
Mothers -- History -- 20th century.
Social policy -- History -- 20th century.
Public welfare -- History -- 20th century.
Related Names Klein, Marian van der.
ISBN 9780857454669 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0857454668 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780857454676 (ebk.)
0857454676 (ebk.)
OCLC number 756045547