Maternalism Reconsidered: Motherhood, Welfare and Social Policy in the Twentieth Century

Maternalism Reconsidered: Motherhood, Welfare and Social Policy in the Twentieth Century

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Beginning in the late 19th century, competing ideas about motherhood had a profound impact on the development and implementation of social welfare policies. Calls for programmes aimed at assisting and directing mothers emanated from all quarters of the globe, advanced by states and voluntary organizations, liberals and conservatives, feminists and anti-feminists – a phenomenon that scholars have since termed 'maternalism'. This volume reassesses maternalism by… (more)