Overview: Transnational Times In Global Spaces -- Childhood And Parenting In The Age Of Movement (Chapter 1 in Childhood And Parenting In Transnational Settings).
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This introductory chapter discusses childhood and parenthood in transnational families and reviews topics addressed in the text, including childcare practices in transnational families, the role of gender in transnational families, the modernization of fatherhood in transnational families, the shifting topology of care in the internet era, intergenerational relationships in transnational families, and foster grandparents. 22 references.
cross cultural studies; children of immigrants; migrant workers; family relationships; parent child relationships; Europe; human trafficking; father involvement; Human sex differences; Intergenerational relationships; foster grandparents; parental absence; child rearing