Mothering by degrees : single mothers and the pursuit of postsecondary education /

"In Mothering by Degrees, Jillian Duquaine-Watson shows how single mothers pursuing college degrees must navigate a difficult course as they attempt to reconcile their identities as single moms, college students, and in many cases, employees. They also negotiate a balance between what they thin...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Duquaine-Watson, Jillian M. (Author)
Format: Book
Published: New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2017]
Series:American campus.
Table of Contents:
  • Prologue: Lessons from my grandmother
  • The politics of single motherhood in the United States
  • Trying to make ends meet
  • Clocks and calendars
  • Navigating America's child care crisis
  • Mothering alone in a chilly climate.