The Resource Raising generation Rx : mothering kids with invisible disabilities in an age of inequality, Linda M. Blum

Raising generation Rx : mothering kids with invisible disabilities in an age of inequality, Linda M. Blum

Label
Raising generation Rx : mothering kids with invisible disabilities in an age of inequality
Title
Raising generation Rx
Title remainder
mothering kids with invisible disabilities in an age of inequality
Statement of responsibility
Linda M. Blum
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Recent years have seen an explosion in the number of children diagnosed with "invisible disabilities" such as ADHD, mood and conduct disorders, and high-functioning autism spectrum disorders. Whether they are viewed as biological problems in brain wiring or as results of the increasing medicalization of childhood, the burden of dealing with the day-to-day trials and complex medical and educational decisions falls almost entirely on mothers. Yet few ask how these mothers make sense of their children's troubles, and to what extent they feel responsibility or blame. Raising Generation Rx offers a
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blum, Linda M
Dewey number
306.874/3
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ759.913
LC item number
.B586 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers of children with disabilities
  • Parents of attention-deficit-disordered children
  • Parents of children with disabilities
  • Mother and child
Label
Raising generation Rx : mothering kids with invisible disabilities in an age of inequality, Linda M. Blum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgments; 1. Mother-Child Troubles, Past and Present; 2. "Welcome to Your Child's Brain": Mothers Managing Dense Bureaucracies, Medications, and Stigma; 3. "The Multimillion-Dollar Child": Raising Kids with Invisible Disabilities in the Context of Privilege; 4. "I Think I Have to Advocate Five Thousand Times Harder!": Single Mothers in the Age of Neuroscience; 5. En-gendering the Medicalized Child; 6. "A Strange Coincidence": Race-ing Disordered Children; 7. Mothers, Children, and Families in a Precarious Time; Notes
  • ReferencesIndex; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (550 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781479808229
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000361414
  • (EBL)1951481
  • (SSID)ssj0001438648
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12615212
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001438648
  • (PQKBWorkID)11377060
  • (PQKB)11642168
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1951481
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000361414
Label
Raising generation Rx : mothering kids with invisible disabilities in an age of inequality, Linda M. Blum
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgments; 1. Mother-Child Troubles, Past and Present; 2. "Welcome to Your Child's Brain": Mothers Managing Dense Bureaucracies, Medications, and Stigma; 3. "The Multimillion-Dollar Child": Raising Kids with Invisible Disabilities in the Context of Privilege; 4. "I Think I Have to Advocate Five Thousand Times Harder!": Single Mothers in the Age of Neuroscience; 5. En-gendering the Medicalized Child; 6. "A Strange Coincidence": Race-ing Disordered Children; 7. Mothers, Children, and Families in a Precarious Time; Notes
  • ReferencesIndex; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (550 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781479808229
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000361414
  • (EBL)1951481
  • (SSID)ssj0001438648
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12615212
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001438648
  • (PQKBWorkID)11377060
  • (PQKB)11642168
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1951481
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000361414

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