TITLE

All hail the backhoe!

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Anna
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Mothering;Mar/Apr99, Issue 93, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Shares how the author learned to reconcile her feminist sensibilities and her efforts to raise a son with a big fascination for toy construction vehicles. Boy toddlers' affinity with trucks and construction vehicles; Author's initial expectations about raising a child unencumbered by society-imposed gender roles; Author's acknowledgement of the importance of respecting and accommodating differences between the two genders.
ACCESSION #
1663150

 

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