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Author Hertog, Ekaterina, 1979-

Title Tough choices [electronic resource] : bearing an illegitimate child in contemporary Japan / Ekaterina Hertog.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 228 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-221) and index.
Contents "Naturally I believed I would get married" : making the choice -- Navigating work and welfare -- Legal discrimination against unwed mothers -- Are unwed mothers "immoral" or "impressive"? : the role of social stigma and shame in upholding family norms -- "The worst child abuse is the absence of a parent" : the role of guilt.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Unmarried mothers -- Japan.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780804761291 (cloth : alk. paper)

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