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An Australian survey of women's use of pregnancy and parenting apps.
Background There are now many pregnancy and parenting apps available on the market for both pregnancy and parenting. Aims To investigate how Australian women use pregnancy and parenting apps, their attitudes about ...
Parenting and digital media: from the early days of the web to contemporary digital society.
Parents have accessed websites, online discussion forums and blogs for advice, information and support since the early days of the World Wide Web. In this article, we review the literature in sociology and related social ...
Press response to women politicians: a comparative study of suffragettes and contemporary Scottish Parliament leaders.
(Taylor and Francis, 2016-06-29)
Celebrity culture and the personalisation of both politics and the media in the last few decades has exacerbated the media's focus on the appearance of women politicians. However, this article argues that we can see a ...
'What are you feeling right now?': communities of maternal feeling on Mumsnet.
In this article, we present an analysis of how communities of maternal feeling are configured by users on the discussion boards of Mumsnet, a popular British online parenting forum. A search was conducted to find threads ...
The good, the bad and the 'good enough' mother on the UK parenting forum Mumsnet.
The article investigates the conceptualisation of the good and bad mother from the point of view of users of the UK parenting website Mumsnet, which offers the opportunity to assess the dominant ideologies of motherhood ...