Parental Leave and Beyond

Parental Leave and Beyond
Author : Moss, Peter
Publisher : Policy Press
Total Pages : 336
Release : 2019-04-17
ISBN 10 : 9781447338772
ISBN 13 : 1447338774
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Parental Leave and Beyond Book Description:

This volume brings together contributors from 18 countries to provide international perspectives on the politics of parental leave policies in different parts of the world. Initially looking at the politics of care leave policies in eight countries across Europe, the US, Latin America and Asia, the book moves on to consider a variety of key issues in depth, including gender equality, flexibility and challenges for fathers in using leave. In the final section of the book, contributors look beyond the early parenthood period to consider possible future directions for care leave policy in order to address the wider changes and challenges that our societies face.

Handbook of Dynamics in Parent-Child Relations
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Leon Kuczynski
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: SAGE

Handbook of Dynamics in Parent-Child Relations provides an innovative, interdisciplinary perspective on theory, research, and methodology of dynamic processes in parent-child relations. Edited by distinguished scholar Leon Kuczynski, this accessible volume is divided into six parts. Part I concerns dyadic processes in parent-child relationships and provides the conceptual grounding for
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Language: en
Pages: 662
Authors: Marc H. Bornstein
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-01 - Publisher: Routledge

This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward understanding the many diverse aspects of parenting. Contributors to the Handbook look to the most recent research and thinking to shed light on topics every parent,
Parental Leave and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Peter Moss, Ann-Zofie Duvander
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07 - Publisher:

This volume provides an international perspective on parental leave policies in different countries, goes beyond this to examine a range of issues in depth, and aims to stimulate thinking about possible futures and how policy might underpin them.
Adolescent Development
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Wim Meeus
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This groundbreaking book provides students and researchers with a unique overview of the longitudinal study of the development of young people from the ages of 12 to 25. It offers a comprehensive introduction into the multiple theories on the development of the self, personal relationships and psychopathology in adolescence, alongside
Parenting for a Digital Future
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Sonia Livingstone, Alicia Blum-Ross
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In the decades it takes to bring up a child, parents face challenges that are both helped and hindered by the fact that they are living through a period of unprecedented digital innovation. In Parenting for a Digital Future, Sonia Livingstone and Alicia Blum-Ross draw on extensive and diverse qualitative