Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Childfree by choice : the movement redefining family and creating a new age of independence / Dr. Amy Blackstone.

Blackstone, Amy, (author.).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle ON-ORDER 1/NON-FIC (Text) NCSTL9781524744090 On Order On order -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524744090 : HRD
  • ISBN: 1524744093 : HRD
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Dutton, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Childfree : the birth of a movement -- Bad for America : reproductive choices and a nation of free women -- A selfish choice : finding fulfillment and leaving a legacy -- Less of a woman : the myth of maternal instinct -- We are family : making a home andbeing a family -- It takes a village : childfree people and the children in their lives -- Happiness & aging in a world not designed for the aged -- A new chapter -- Afterword / by Lance Blackstone.
Summary, etc.:
"From Dr. Amy Blackstone, childfree woman, co-creator of the blog "we're {not} having a baby," and nationally recognized expert on the childfree choice comes a definitive investigation into the history and current growing movement of adults choosing to forgo parenthood: what it means for our society, economy, environment, perceived gender roles, and legacies, and how understanding and supporting all types of families can lead to positive outcomes for parents, non-parents, and children alike"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Childfree choice.

Additional Resources