Mothers Work and Children s LivesMothers Work and Children s Lives

ThE ConnECTION BETWEEN MOTHERS' EMPLOYMENT AND CHANGES IN CHILD DEVELOPMENT Child development is a complex process influenced by many factors, only one of which is maternal employment. Child development is also dynamic; ...

Author: Rucker C. Johnson

Publisher: W.E. Upjohn Institute

ISBN: 9780880993562


Page: 147

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This book examines the effects of work requirements imposed by welfare reform on low-income women and their families. The authors pay particular attention to the nature of work, whether it is stable or unstable, the number of hours worked in a week, and regularity and flexibility of work schedules. They also show how these factors make it more difficult for low-income women to balance work and family requirements.

Nursing Mother Working Mother RevisedNursing Mother Working Mother Revised

The Essential Guide to Breastfeeding Your Baby Before and After Your Return to Work Gale Pryor, Kathleen Huggins ... Cornell University researchers recently found that employers still tend to perceive working mothers as less competent ...

Author: Gale Pryor

Publisher: Harvard Common Press

ISBN: 1558323317


Page: 256

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Presents advice for working mothers who want to continue to breastfeed, covering such topics as selecting a breast pump, integrating pumping sessions into daily work routines, and maintaining a milk supply.