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Ung och mamma

Linghagen, Hanne and Wuopio, Malin (2003)
School of Social Work
Abstract
The purpose of our paper was to examine what it is like to be a young mother in todays society. We have focused on the young mothers social network and how people around them has been treating them. We have also looked at what kind of support the young mothers get from the society and how they picture their future. We have been working out of a qualitative method of inquiry and interviewed ten mothers in the age of 20 to 25. Our paper is also based on former research and literature regarding young mothers. We have come to the conclusion that the young mothers in our paper have got a network that is relatively large, with exception from the single mothers. They have gotten both positive and negative reactions from people around them.... (More)
The purpose of our paper was to examine what it is like to be a young mother in todays society. We have focused on the young mothers social network and how people around them has been treating them. We have also looked at what kind of support the young mothers get from the society and how they picture their future. We have been working out of a qualitative method of inquiry and interviewed ten mothers in the age of 20 to 25. Our paper is also based on former research and literature regarding young mothers. We have come to the conclusion that the young mothers in our paper have got a network that is relatively large, with exception from the single mothers. They have gotten both positive and negative reactions from people around them. According to the mothers the information regarding support for this group ought to improve, even though they are pleased with the support itself. Finally all the young mothers have got a bright and positive vision of the future and sees more advantages than disadvantages with an early parentage. (Less)
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author
Linghagen, Hanne and Wuopio, Malin
supervisor
organization
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Social problems and welfare, national insurance, Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring
language
Swedish
id
1358625
date added to LUP
2004-11-08 00:00:00
date last changed
2004-11-08 00:00:00
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  abstract     = {The purpose of our paper was to examine what it is like to be a young mother in todays society. We have focused on the young mothers social network and how people around them has been treating them. We have also looked at what kind of support the young mothers get from the society and how they picture their future. We have been working out of a qualitative method of inquiry and interviewed ten mothers in the age of 20 to 25. Our paper is also based on former research and literature regarding young mothers. We have come to the conclusion that the young mothers in our paper have got a network that is relatively large, with exception from the single mothers. They have gotten both positive and negative reactions from people around them. According to the mothers the information regarding support for this group ought to improve, even though they are pleased with the support itself. Finally all the young mothers have got a bright and positive vision of the future and sees more advantages than disadvantages with an early parentage.},
  author       = {Linghagen, Hanne and Wuopio, Malin},
  keyword      = {Social problems and welfare, national insurance,Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Ung och mamma},
  year         = {2003},
}