Parallels and ruptures in the neoliberal intensive parenting regime

Gillies, Val 2020. Parallels and ruptures in the neoliberal intensive parenting regime. Families, Relationships and Societies. 9 (1), pp. 169-172. https://doi.org/10.1332/204674319x15592172099833

TitleParallels and ruptures in the neoliberal intensive parenting regime
TypeJournal article
AuthorsGillies, Val
AbstractThis Open Space commentary offers a response to the special issue article by Ana Vergara del Solar, shedding light on global linkages and discontinuities in childhood and parenting in two national contexts that sit at the heart of the neoliberal project, Chile and the UK. In particular, it explores how social investment rationales have worked to instrumentalise parent‐child relationships, enforcing a stifling intensification of parenting.
KeywordsSociology and Political Science
JournalFamilies, Relationships and Societies
Journal citation9 (1), pp. 169-172
ISSN2046-7435
Year2020
PublisherBristol University Press
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1332/204674319x15592172099833
Publication dates
Published17 Feb 2020
Published in print01 Mar 2020

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