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Lone Motherhood in Historical Context: Changing Elements in Narrative Identity

By Vanessa May

Abstract

This paper examines lone motherhood through the lens of narrative identity.\ud The data consists of the written life stories of seventeen Finnish lone mothers.\ud The focus is on how lone mothers from two different age cohorts construct\ud their identity around motherhood and lone motherhood. Thus historical context\ud becomes an important element in the analysis

Topics: H1, HN
Publisher: University of Huddersfield
Year: 2004
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.hud.ac.uk:4976

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