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Wanda Pillow offers a severe research of federal legislations and polciy in the direction of pregnant kids, representations of stripling being pregnant in pop culture and academic coverage assesses how faculties offer academic possibilities for college elderly moms. via in- intensity research of particular guidelines and programmes, either previous and current, thsi ebook lines America's successes and screw ups in teaching pregnant adolescents. undeserving topics makes use of feminist, race and poststructural theories to notify a passable academic coverage.

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25. 26. 27. 28. 29. Marshall, ed. Feminist Critical Policy Analysis I. For explorations into recent critical social educational policy methodologies, see Ball, Politics and Policy Making in Education; Griffith, “Educational Policy as Text and Action,” 415–428; Hargreaves, “Transforming Knowledge,” 105–122; Scheurich, “Policy Archaeology,” 297–316. Abramovitz, Regulating the Lives of Women; Gordon, ed. Women, the State, and Welfare; Kunzel, Fallen Women, Problem Girls; Mink, The Wages of Motherhood; Lawson and Rhode, eds.

Holding to the adage of “busy hands, pure heart,” women in the homes were expected to follow strict daily schedules and were assigned chores necessary to the running of a smooth household. Not only did such activities retrain the inmates mind, body, and soul but also provided the unwed mother with the experience she would need to be employable. C. C. Home, is a victim of her circumstances, a woman to be pitied, not reviled, a woman to be helped and retrained, not turned away. C. found capable and worthy of rescue and reformation.

For explorations into recent critical social educational policy methodologies, see Ball, Politics and Policy Making in Education; Griffith, “Educational Policy as Text and Action,” 415–428; Hargreaves, “Transforming Knowledge,” 105–122; Scheurich, “Policy Archaeology,” 297–316. Abramovitz, Regulating the Lives of Women; Gordon, ed. Women, the State, and Welfare; Kunzel, Fallen Women, Problem Girls; Mink, The Wages of Motherhood; Lawson and Rhode, eds. The politics of pregnancy; Nathanson, Dangerous Passage; Solinger, Wake up little Susie.

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