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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London.,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Single mothers -- England -- London.,
    • Women immigrants -- England -- London.,
    • Marginality, Social -- England -- London.,
    • Asians -- England -- London -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementRachana Sinha.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ759.915 .S165 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 228 p. ;
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL395317M
      ISBN 101840148063
      LC Control Number98074123
      OCLC/WorldCa40752912


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First published inthis insightful volume aims to explore how 90 Indian and African single mothers in London resolve the dual challenges of single parenthood and their ethnic origins, along with a comparison with their British counterparts.

This is one of only a few studies devoted exclusively to Asian lone mothers in Britain and sheds light on the problems encountered by a group. The Cultural Adjustment of Asian Lone Mothers Living in London book.

The Cultural Adjustment of Asian Lone Mothers Living in London book. By Rachana Sinha. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 9 July Pub. location London.

Imprint Routledge. Get this from a library. The cultural adjustment of Asian lone mothers living in London. [Rachana Sinha] -- First published inthis insightful volume aims to explore how 90 Indian and African single mothers in London resolve the dual challenges of single parenthood and their ethnic origins.

The Cultural Adjustment of Asian Lone Mothers Living in London (Routledge Revivals) this insightful volume aims to explore how 90 Indian and African single mothers in London resolve the dual challenges of single parenthood and their ethnic origins, along with a comparison with their British counterparts.

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Fast and free shipping free returns cash on Author: Rachana Sinha. The Cultural Adjustment of Asian Lone Mothers Living in London Routledge Revivals: : Sinha, Rachana: Fremdsprachige Bücher. For Asian lone parents, the challenge is not just bringing up the children but putting up with taints and remarks from within Asian society.

Asha says: “I feel, the Asian community, be it family or friends have a huge issue with single mothers – I feel as though people pity me and my baby and they believe we can’t now have a ‘normal.

cultural contexts and the everyday lives of lone mothers; second, examining the multi-dimensional character of lone mothers’ lives; and third, studying how the category ‘lone mother’ comes alive in the everyday lives of women.

These three elements in combination represent a. The cultural adjustment of Asian lone mothers living in London. Aldershot: Ashgate. Google Scholar. Violence against women in South Asian communities. London: Jessica Kingsley. Google Scholar. Buy this book on publisher's site; Personalised recommendations.

identity intersects with class and East Asian cultural identity in the British context, and how identities emerge through this interaction. The study was based on in-depth interview data collected from 20 first-generation East Asian mothers living in Britain, and suggests that East Asian mothers in this study appear to share a discernible trace.

lone mothers living in inner London and living in outer London, from a total of 9, Some analysis is also conducted using the Families and Children Study (FACS), the Lone Parent Survey, the Family Resources Survey, the Census micro-data.

Lone mothers, or particular sorts of lone mothers, could be subject to the prejudices of the NAB officers – a key finding of the /66 study.

5 For example, Mrs Whiteman, a white British woman living in Huddersfield, who was separated from her husband, and whose 3-year old son – the youngest of her five children – had a ‘West Indian.

Lone mothers had prevalence rates of depressive episode of 7%, about three times higher than any other group. The milder condition, mixed. Year Percent living with lone mother Percent living with never-married mother Source: Green Book, Appendix G; US Census Bureau, Statistical Abstract of the United States:Table No.

The share of children whose mothers have never been married has. Lone mothers had prevalence rates of depressive episode of 7%, about three times higher than any other group. The milder condition, mixed anxiety/depression, was also increased in fre. Lone mothers of Mixed Racial and Ethnic Children: Then and Now is a case study by Dr Chamion Caballero, Families & Social Capital Research Group, London South Bank University, in collaboration with Single Parent Action Network (SPAN), January Here are just some of the findings taken from the full report.

Summary of findings. Chapters 2 and 3 situate eighteenth-century lone motherhood in its social, economic and cultural worlds. Chapter 2 explores the solvent effect on family and community support networks of high migration, mobility and mortality in London.

Combined with insecure employment opportunities, this created economic and sexual vulnerability for women. The population of London speaks over different languages, which is more than in any other city in the world.

Every year London hosts more t music events. As many as 84% of Londoners think that urban culture and the arts are very important for high-quality life.

London has more than museums, 11 of which are national. To date we have little understanding of ethnic variation in lone parents' welfare dynamics.

Using a data set drawn from administrative records, this article analyses the chances of leaving means-tested benefit for a set of lone mothers in a single town, exploring whether there is variation by ethnic group. The problem of lone-mother families in twentieth-century Britain.

Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law: Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. This data shows that: at the time of the Census, the White ethnic group made up % of households with a pensioner couple – by comparison, the same ethnic group made up % of the general population of England and Wales; Asian households made up % of other households (for example, those with a multi-generational family) with dependent children, % of all-student.

conducted with some 20 lone mothers with at least one child aged six or under and who had recently returned from social assistance benefits to paid work. Overall, the evidence shows that lone mothers may not be better off in work either financially, emotionally, socially or physically.

What is clear however, is that they are better-off being free. Lone parents are a heterogeneous social grouping (May ); lone parenthood can have multiple causes, whether divorce or separation, widowhood, lone parenthood by choice or by necessity (Giddens ).While the majority of lone parents in the United Kingdom are women, men currently comprise 8% of lone parent families with dependent children (Office for National Statistics (ONS) ).

Voices As we continue to blame single mothers for society's woes, it's no surprise their children are living in poverty. While single parenthood can be stigmatised, the true horror of deprivation.

Lone mothers are often portrayed as one of the basic components of the 'underclass', with supposedly deviant cultural norms and a reliance on state benefits.

In this article we draw on data from both in-depth inter views with different social groups of lone mothers and representative sta tistical data from the Census Household Sample of. This suggests that some long-term cultural and religious differences may be at work here, particularly when one adds in the fact that, among lone-parent households, the black community stands out.

With England in lockdown again, and many others parts of the UK enduring severe restrictions, people are looking to film, books, music, online art, podcasts and more for their cultural kicks. Here. mother households and 3 per cent for lone-father households. One-parent households are more prevalent in Africa and in Latin America and the Caribbean, and less prevalent in Asia.

Lone mothers had prevalence rates of depressive episode of 7%, about three times higher than any other group. The milder condition, mixed anxiety/depression, was also increased in frequency. These increased rates of depressive conditions were no longer apparent after controlling for measures of social disadvantage, stress and isolation.

Uses data from interviews with 28 low-income single mothers (lone mothers) in the London (England) area to begin to develop a typology of the involvement of lone mothers in their children's schooling that emphasizes the mediating contributions of class, race, social support, family structure, and position within a racially structured patriarchal capitalism.

This month marks my own “Londonversary”; to celebrate —and help out anyone thinking of moving to the city — I canvassed my friends, from born-and-bred Londoners to long-term expats and recent arrivals, for thoughts on living here.

Here are 7 things to consider before making the leap across the pond. London might be right for you if. Objectives: To assess changes between and in the circumstances of women who became mothers before the age of Design: Two cross sectional probability sample surveys of the general population carried out in – (Natsal ) and – (Natsal ).

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average more likely to form lone parent families, especially young single lone mother families (Ermisch, ; Rowlingson and McKay, ). Moreover, UK children living in lone parent families are at a significantly higher risk of poverty, with 46% of children in lone-parent-families being in relative poverty (Harkness et al).

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We know it's expensive, but we can manage. We are very excited about going to look at Cambridge, Oxford, London etc. and we. As the British capital and most densely populated city, London is of global importance in several fields. If you have decided to move there, you will enjoy a vibrant urban life, mixing with many different nations and cultures.

Several professional opportunities are available for expatriates in London, especially in trade, finance, services. Tate Britain, Tate Modern, the National Gallery, the National Portrait Gallery, and hundreds of smaller collections and galleries are completely free and open to the public.

Millar, J., (), ‘Work-related activity requirements and labour market programmes for lone parents’ in Millar, J.

and Rowlingson, K. (eds), Lone Parents, Employment and Social Policy, Bristol: The Policy Press. Google Scholar. Asian culture has been defined as possessing a high Power Distance Index (PDI). 11 The PDI refers to the distance or level of respect which an individual must afford to a superior, and this ideal is reflected in Asian conformance to a strict social hierarchy.

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