Population Ageing (2018) 11:209–212 DOI 10.1007/s12062-017-9189-z Book Review- Parenthood Between Generations: Transforming Reproductive Cultures, by Siân Pooley and Kaveri Qureshi (Eds.) Berghahn, Oxford 2016. £65.00 hardback. ISBN 9781785331503 1,2 Jaco Hoffman Published online: 5 July 2017 Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2017 This edited volume of ten diverse chapters looks at the transformation of reproductive cultures at the individual and the societal level; ‘the making – and breaking – of relations between generations’. Volume 32 in a series on ‘Fertility, Reproduction and Sexuality’ with Soraya Tremayne, Marcia Inhorn and Philip Kreager as general editors, it aims to explore ─ through a comparative and interdisciplinary lens ─ how parenthood is passed on across time and space. To this end the focus, through a qualitative approach, is more on intergenerational transmission as a process rather than solely on the outcome. The volume is organised along the lines of four central processes by which inter- generational transmission by / to kin takes place, namely implicit normative expecta- tions, moral judgements, habituation, and memory. This does not necessarily imply that these different processes function in isolation from each other but rather that the primary one is highlighted conceptually. Cutting across these chapters are the
Journal of Population Ageing – Springer Journals
Published: Jul 5, 2017
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera