If We Live In An Age Of Equality, Why Are Women Are Still Left Holding The Baby Today Women Outperform Men At School And University They Make A Success Of Their Early Careers And Enter Into Relationships On Their Own Terms So It Might Seem That Equality Is In The Bag But Once They Have Children, Their Illusions Are Swiftly ShatteredBecoming A Mother Is A Tremendously Rewarding Experience, But, For All The Current Talk Of Shared Parenting, Women Still Find Themselves Bearing Primary Responsibility For Bringing Up Their Children, To The Detriment Of Everything Else In Their Lives Fathers, Conversely, Are Dragooned Into The Role Of Main Earner, Becoming Semi Detached From Their Families Both Men And Women Put Up Too Little Resistance To This Pressure, Shying Away From Asking What Is Really Best For Themselves And Their Children The Consequences Of This Enduring Inequality In The Home Reach Far Beyond Individuals And Into Society As A Whole A Radical New Approach Is Needed If We Want To Raise Our Children Fairly And HappilyRanging From Antenatal Care And Maternity Leave, To Work Practices, Relationship Dynamics And Beyond, Shattered Exposes The Inequalities Perpetuated By The State, Employers And The Parenting Industry And Suggests Imaginative Ways Forward To Achieve Balanced And Fulfilling LivesRebecca Asher Draws On The Experiences Of Mothers And Fathers In The UK And Around The World In Setting Out A Manifesto For A New Model Of Family Life Engaging And Provocative, Shattered Is A Call To Arms For A Revolution In Parenting
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- 272 pages
- Rebecca Asher
- 13 January 2019 Rebecca Asher