Journal of the Motherhood Initiative Vol 2, No 2 (2011)

Table of Contents

Articles

The Continuity of Global Crossing: African-Caribbean Women and Transnational Motherhood
Charmaine Crawford
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"To Be or Not To Be" Is Not the Question: Migrant Mothers and Hybridized, Contextualized Parenting
Tabitha R. Holmes, Heather Mangione
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Transforming Trauma: Understanding and Addressing the Unique Challenges of Traumatized Migrating Mothers
Regina Edmonds
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What's in a Last Name? Patriarchy, Inter-Ethnicity and Maternal Training
Sarah Sahagian
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Supporting Families Created Through Transnational/Transracial Adoption: Bai Jia Bei
Sonya Corbin Dwyer, Lynn Gidluck
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Mothers Against Mothering: Mothers Against Illegal Amnesty Movement and the Politics of Vulnerability
Jane Juffer
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We Don't Need Your Help, We Need Your Support: Mexican Immigrant Mothering and Community Organizing
Clare Weber
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Transitional Latina Mother--Activists in the Americas: The Case of Elvira Arellano and Flor Crisostomo
Maura I. Toro-Morn, Nilda Flores Gonzalez
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Mothers, Migrants and Markets: Re-Thinking the Link Between Motherhood and Work in the Global Economy
Christy M. Glass, Peggy Petrzelka, Susan E. Mannon
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Community Mothers and Flower Workers in Columbia: The Transnationalization of Social Reproduction and Production for the Global Market
Olga Sanmiguel-Valderrama
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Transnational Mothering in an Era of Globalization: Chinese-Canadian Immigrant Mothers' Decision-Making When Separating from Their Infants
Yvonne Bohr, Natasha Whitfield
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Valuing "Good" Motherhood in Migration: The Experiences of Indian Professional Wives in America and Peruvian Working-Class Wives Left Behind in Peru
Namita N. Manohar, Erika Busse-Cardenas
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Fostering or Surrogate Mothering as an Immigration Tool: The Making of Transnational West Indian Families in the First Half of the Twentieth Century
Violet M. Showers Johnson
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Changing Perceptions of "Good" Mothering and Family Roles Among Indonesian Female Domestic Workers
Elisabeth Dewi
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"It's a Strange Truth": Experiences of Transnational Motherhood in Newly Arrived Migrants in Post-Karina New Orleans
Holly Scheib
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Juggling Afghan Mothering in the Diaspora: A Case Study of Two Mothers in Southern California
Huma Ahmad-Ghosh
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We Compromise on a Daily Basis: The Choices and Processes of Cross-Culterual Mothering
Maria Josefa Yax-Fraser
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Fetish Mothers
Jennifer Kwon Dobbs
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Folio

Editor's Notes
Jane Satterfield
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The Year in Review
January Gill O'Neil
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Never Let Them See You Cry
January Gill O'Neil
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Questions of Sleep
January Gill O'Neil
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You Get Up
January Gill O'Neil
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A Mother's Tale
January Gill O'Neil
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Shampoo
January Gill O'Neil
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Zebra
January Gill O'Neil
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Advice for My Son Upon Entering Kindergarten
January Gill O'Neil
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What My Kids Will Write About Me in Their Future Tell-All Book
January Gill O'Neil
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Chocolate Chip Pancakes, 7 p.m.
January Gill O'Neil
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Book Reviews

The 21st Century Motherhood Movement: Mothers Speak Out on Why We Need to Change the World and How to Do It
Rachel Treloar
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Parenting Out of Control: Anxious Parents in Uncertain Times
Clare O'Hagan
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Transformative Motherhood: On Giving and Getting in a Consumer Culture
Tatjana Takseva
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Torn: True Stories of Kids, Career,and the Conflict of Modern Motherhood
Dorsia Smith Silva
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Textual Mothers/Maternal Texts: Motherhood in Contemporary Women's Literature
Jenni Ramone
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Who's Your Daddy? And Other Writings on Queer Parenting
Lesley Tarasoff
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The Smiling Mask
Sarah Duncan
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Contributors

Contributor Notes
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