Best laid plans : women coming of age in uncertain times /

"Given the range of possibilities open to women today, what futures do adolescent women dream of and pursue? And how do social class and race inequalities play into their trajectories? Asking young women about aspirations in three areas--school, work, and family--Best Laid Plans shows how futur...

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Author / Creator: Hardie, Jessica Halliday, 1978- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2022]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Packaged and repackaged futures
  • Anticipating a packaged future
  • Hoping for a repackaged future
  • Dreams unfurled
  • Young women on track
  • Young women holding on
  • Young women navigating rough seas
  • Conclusion : beyond planfulness : how resources matter in the transition to adulthood.