The Resource Choosing single motherhood : the thinking woman's guide, Mikki Morrissette, (electronic resource)

Choosing single motherhood : the thinking woman's guide, Mikki Morrissette, (electronic resource)

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Choosing single motherhood : the thinking woman's guide
Title
Choosing single motherhood
Title remainder
the thinking woman's guide
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Mikki Morrissette
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The comprehensive guide for single women interested in proactively becoming and being a mother-includes the essential tools needed to decide whether to take this step, information on how best to follow through, and insight about answering the child's questions and needs over time. Choosing Single Motherhood, written by a longtime journalist and Choice Mother (a woman who chooses to conceive or adopt without a life partner), will become the indispensable tool for women looking for both support and insight. Based on extensive up-to-date research, advice from child experts and family therapists, as well as interviews with more than one hundred single women, this book explores - common questions and concerns of women facing this decision, including: Can I afford to do this? Should I wait longer to see if life turns a new corner? How do Choice Mothers handle the stress of solo parenting? - what the research says about growing up in a single-parent household - how to answer a child's "daddy" questions - the facts about adoption, anonymous donor insemination, and finding a known donor - how the children of pioneering Choice Mothers feel about their lives Written in a lively style that never sugarcoats or sweeps problems under the rug, Choosing Single Motherhood covers the topic clearly, concisely, and with a great deal of heart
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Morrissette, Mikki
Dewey number
649/.1/0243
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Single mothers
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Choosing single motherhood : the thinking woman's guide, Mikki Morrissette, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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text
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
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Isbn
9780547527093
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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12018198
Publisher number
MWT12018198
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Choosing single motherhood : the thinking woman's guide, Mikki Morrissette, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547527093
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12018198
Publisher number
MWT12018198
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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